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Client Accountant / Accounts Senior

Job Title: Client Accountant / Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits including study support
REF: ABJ/16442
Contact Name: Ashley Ball
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 6 years ago

Job Description

Established and successful regional firm of chartered accountants seek Client Accountant / Accounts Senior to prepare accounts for an existing portfolio of clients.

My client is an established and successful regional firm of chartered accountants who service a portfolio of clients across the East Midlands from their offices in Market Harborough, Leicestershire. They seek a Client Accountant / Accounts Senior to prepare accounts for clients across a multitude of sectors including retail, logistics, legal, agriculture, estates and landed gentry. Core clients will typically be SME business ranging from £1m to £5m in turnover.

Main duties;

  • Prepare and produce financial statements for clients, in particular Limited companies
  • Prepare and submit VAT returns
  • Full reconciliations of VAT accounts, PAYE etc
  • Resolve queries and maintain regular contact with clients
  • Liaise with HMRC on clients' behalf
  • Opportunity to be involved with company audits (if desired - full training given)
  • Other ad hoc and office administrative tasks as required.

What we're looking for;

  • Previous accounts preparation experience gained within an accountancy practice
  • ACCA / ACA part qualified or qualified
  • Good IT skills - working knowledge of Ms Office packages (Excel) and accounting packages such as Sage, Xero, TASbooks etc
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate with clients and HMRC
  • The ability to self manage, organise workload, work quickly and accurately to meet regular deadlines
  • A flexible and willing approach and be comfortable working within a small team
  • A willingness and ability to travel to clients' premises across the East Midlands on occasion.

What's on offer;

  • Target salary range - £25,000 to £30,000 (negotiable) dependent upon experience
  • Study support (if required)
  • Pension
  • Hours - 9am to 5:30pm (5pm Friday finish)
  • On site parking.

Immediate need so apply today or call Ashley 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further. You can also visit the Addington Ball website or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball specialises in the recruitment of accountancy and finance professionals across the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of The Employment Agency Movement (TEAM) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref ABJ/16442