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Senior Accountant

Published 06 October 2023
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Belper, Derbyshire
Job Starts: 6th October 2023
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Senior Accounts Team Lead | Derby| Up to £55,000 DOE

I am delighted to be working with a fantastic and expanding Accountancy Practice based in Derbyshire who are currently seeking an experienced and highly skilled Senior Accountant to join their dynamic team. Dedicated to connecting exceptional talent with outstanding opportunities, we firmly believe that this position presents a remarkable chance for a seasoned professional to advance their career further at a wonderful practice.

What will you be doing?

As the successful candidate, you will be supporting the partner and other accountants in their daily work. In this role, the Senior Accountant will play a crucial role in overseeing the financial operations and providing strategic guidance to our clients. The ideal candidate will possess a solid background in accounting, exceptional analytical skills, and a comprehensive understanding of financial regulations and compliance procedures:

  • Preparation of statutory accounts for Sole Traders, Partnerships and Limited Companies.
  • Preparation of Corporation Tax computations.
  • Preparation of Personal Tax returns.
  • Explaining Tax liabilities and Tax Planning opportunities for clients - previous experience desirable but not essential.
  • Managing a varied portfolio of clients and maintaining excellent working relationships.
  • Support the various needs of the partners, developing reports and working on projects

What does the ideal candidate look like?

  • ACCA/ACA qualified
  • At least 5 years UK Practice experience
  • Experienced with IRIS accounting software
  • Proven work experience as a Senior Accountant or similar role
  • Strong experience with cloud-based accounting software such as Xero and/or QuickBooks.
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting principles, regulations, and best practices
  • Proficient in financial analysis and reporting tools
  • Fantastic attention to detail and strong problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

What's in it for you?

  • Salary of up to £55,000 DOE
  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Great culture and happy workplace
  • Private medical insurance
  • Active social committee.

Are you ready to make a lasting impact as a Senior Accountant? Apply today - do not let this opportunity get away…

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