Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Marks Sattin
Location
Derby
Salary
£22000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This practice have a very strong foothold in the East Midlands and are looking for a Senior Accountant to work out of either the Derby or Nottingham office.

Responsibilities

  • Build good rapport with clients, with a clear understanding of client expectations and achieving high levels of client service
  • The Senior Accountant will supervise and prepare annual accounts for companies, partnerships, sole traders and charities.
  • Preparation of corporation tax returns and self-assessment returns.
  • Liaising with HMRC on behalf of clients
  • Preparation or review of research and development calculations.
  • The Senior Accountant will manage audits from planning through to completion
  • Maintaining existing client accounts as well as establishing new business

Skills

  • Must be ACA or ACCA qualified or part-qualified
  • 3 - 5 Years + practice experience, some supervisory experience would be advantageous
  • Strong statutory accounts experience and sound accounting, corporate and personal tax and VAT technical knowledge
  • The Senior Accountant must have good time management, organisational skills, interpersonal skills to build and maintain relationships with clients therefore needing a client focused attitude
  • Acute sense of fine detail and the ability to analyse and solve complex problems with excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and flexible in approach