Senior Accountant - Retford

CRA Consulting
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Accountant Retford £24,000 to £28,000 plus benefits

CRA Financial are delighted to be working on behalf of a highly reputable, forward-thinking practice of Chartered Accountants based in Retford, Nottinghamshire.

My client is looking to employ a competent Accountant to hit the ground running within the practice. My client has enjoyed superior levels of growth over the past few years, now operating in 3 offices across the Nottinghamshire area. This team of reliable, professional, approachable accountants will do more than just respond to their client's needs, working closely with them in a proactive manner to help businesses of all statures succeed.

The Role

My client is looking for a motivated, organised individual to join this well-established accounts team. Main duties and responsibilities include:

* Assisting with the preparation of statutory financial accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.
* Assisting with management accounts, book-keeping and VAT returns for clients.
* Working within the accounts team you will help service a portfolio of clients - dealing with year-end and other ad-hoc issues throughout the year.
* Maintenance of accurate accounting records and financial systems.
* Develop new business and maintain a strong interface with clients
* Mentoring and developing more junior staff
* Work in close liaison with the department manager/partner on progress of various assignments.

The Person

Applications are welcomed from individuals who have had some relevant experience in general practice, more specifically, a minimum of 3 years. Ideally, the successful applicant will be ACCA / ACA qualified, or qualified by experience, will be familiar with accounts preparation and any past exposure to tax and audit would be an advantage. The individual will possess outstanding organisational abilities and a keen attention to detail. They will have demonstrated a proven track record within an Accountants position and have the technical ability required to hit the ground running within the practice.

CRA Financial recruit finance professionals for accountancy practices across Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. We recruit from trainee accountants, part-qualified through to Partners and Directors within the Big 4, national firms and independent accountants and specialist boutiques. For more information about this role or for additional information on how we can assist you with your next career move contact CRA Consulting at