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Accounts Senior

Job Title: Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bromsgrove
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Hybrid working & career development
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ABJ/231031
Contact Name: Luke Scale
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

A genuinely unique firm of accountants are in search for an Accounts Senior based in Bromsgrove. Flexible working, company pension along with future progression opportunities all on offer.

This well established and aspiring accountancy firm provides the rare opportunity to deliver specialist advice to many high-profile clients from within the entertainment, sport and media industries. Due to continuous growth, they seek an Accounts Senior to prepare and submit year-end accounts, tax returns and assist with the development of data for management.

Reporting to the Manager, this role provides great scope with overseeing and liaising directly with clients as well as supporting junior members within the team with their own professional development. This opportunity would be ideal for someone that has the ability to prioritise tasks along with adhering to strict deadlines and develop business relationships.

We are keen to hear from candidates that are either ACCA, ACA or AAT qualified or studying towards, that are technically strong with the ability to adapt and remain updated with compliance standards. A clear pathway of progression is on offer in what is seen as a long-term opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accounts preparation for limited companies from base records or from fully reconciled trial balances (either internally or externally generated)
  • Preparation of consolidated accounts for small & medium groups
  • Filing of accounts & corporation tax returns with relevant authorities
  • Dealing with external auditor queries
  • General assistance with ad-hoc projects (valuations, due diligence, forensic work etc)
  • Preparation of management figures
  • Liaising with clients as necessary with a view to building own portfolio
  • Supporting trainees as appropriate, primarily with technical queries
  • Managing workflows on behalf of the managers
  • VAT return reviews

What we are looking for:

  • Qualified or finalist accountant, ACCA, ACA/ICAEW, AAT or equivalent
  • Candidates deemed qualified by experience with current/recent accountancy practice experience will also be considered
  • Robust attention to detail with ability to prioritise tasks and communicate across all business levels
  • Strong IT skills including Excel, any ERP systems experience (Oracle, SAP, QuickBooks, Sage, Xero etc)
  • Technically strong, keeping up to date with adaptations in compliance standards

What's on offer:

  • Base salary up to £38,000, dependent upon experience
  • Flexible hybrid working including working from home
  • Supportive working environment, study support & future progression opportunities
  • Free car parking, fantastic office location based in Bromsgrove
  • Health plan scheme, company pension & benefits

Interested? Register your interest by applying today or call Luke 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further. You can also visit the Addington Ball website or follow us on twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball is a specialist finance and accounting recruitment consultancy covering the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of APSCo and TEAM and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref - ABJ/231031 - Accounts Senior