Senior Accountant - Competitive Salary Dependant on Experience - Walsall, West Midlands The Role We are looking for an experienced and capable Senior Accountant (part qualified/experienced) to join our team in Great Wryley, near Cannock and Walsall. This is an exciting opportunity to take the next step in your career with a dynamic medium-sized accountancy practice. This is a full-time post which involves performing accountancy services for the company's clients. Experience is considered more important than qualifications and you will not necessarily be expected to qualify with any of the accounting bodies. You will however be expected to work under pressure and meet monthly targets. The key responsibilities of a Senior Accountant include, but are not limited to: •Preparing limited company accounts and appropriate partner notes with minimal supervision from senior staff •Posting trial balances onto IRIS accounting software; and posting prepayments, accruals and wages journals as required •Preparing accounts to trial balances on IRIS from an incomplete set of records •Preparing corporation tax returns for limited companies with minimal senior staff input •Assisting with supporting and supervising junior staff •Liaising with HMRC and resolving basic issues as required, liaising with clients as required and maintaining good working relationships with them •Preparing and completing accounts and VAT returns •Completing VAT returns and reviewing for errors; and completing personal tax returns •Preparing company payrolls (weekly, monthly and quarterly) when required •Performing bookkeeping duties using QuickBooks accounting software covering all functions, invoice entry, invoice raising and bank reconciliation, operating receipt bank and demonstrating an appropriate level of understanding of the product •Maintaining IRIS Practice Manager software The Company Midas have been helping clients across a diverse range of industry sectors get the most from their businesses for 20 years. We are a team of highly qualified accountants who operate across the West Midlands, and who use our wealth of knowledge for the benefit of our clients. We help you stay one step ahead of financial matters, so your focus remains on staying one step ahead in your industry. We pride ourselves on giving each client the personal attention they deserve, because there is no 'one-size-fits-all' solution to tax and accounting. By taking the time to understand your business, we know we can offer the most tax efficient solutions to help you achieve your goals, and the right level of service for your needs. The Person The key skills and qualities of a Senior Accountant: •Minimum of 6-8 years working in a professional accountancy practice •GCSE English and Mathematics C and above; and at least AAT qualified but experience is more important than qualifications •Must be able to work under pressure and meet monthly targets •QuickBooks accounting software certification, and competent using Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), QuickBooks and IRIS •A current valid driving licence If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.