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Senior Accounts

  • Location:

    Axminster

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Kym Herring

  • Contact email:

    kym.herring@seismicgroup.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01275867411

  • Job ref:

    SEI5947P

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-04-25

Senior Accounts - Axminster

We are now looking for an Senior Accounts to join us at our Axminster office.

Main Duties

The main duties (but not limited to) are the following: -

  • Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships, and sole traders up to the audit threshold.
  • Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns.
  • Providing bookkeeping and management accounting services.
  • Working as part of the digital services team supporting the delivery of app research and recommendation engagements based upon the Xero app ecosystem.
  • Filing Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs documents on client’s behalf.
  • Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date.
  • Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns.
  • Comply with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards, and regulatory requirements.
  • General admin duties to provide support to the Partners, Managers, and the office.

Attributes, Skills, Experience and Qualifications

Ideally the successful candidate will have the following attributes, skills, experience, and qualifications: -

Essential:

  • Experience of working in a practice-based environment.
  • ACA/ACCA/AAT qualified, however part qualified or qualified by experience is also welcome.
  • Resilient, able to multi-task and work independently / flexibly.
  • Adaptable, organised, and conscientious.
  • Takes the initiative, ability to prioritise and meet deadlines.
  • Discreet, professional and team orientated in approach.
  • Good working knowledge of general accountancy office software.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven accuracy and an eye for detail.
  • Ability to present information effectively and concisely in emails and documents.
  • Experience of working at an Accounts Senior or Semi-Senior level in an accountancy practice.
  • Previous experience in accounts preparation for limited companies and unincorporated businesses.

This advert represents a summary of the full role description. To apply, please submit a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Applicants must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately.