Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum + parking & 23 days holiday
Reference: 3505388_1551712576
Contact Name: Emma Pasquill
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2019 15:16

Job Description

Join a large independent firm as a senior accountant to strengthen their management team.

Your new firm
A large independent firm based on the outskirts of Preston are looking to appoint a Senior Accountant to join the firm. This is a newly created opportunity due to growth and the partners would like to appoint a senior accountant (ACA / ACCA qualified) who can strengthen the management team.

Your new role
As a Senior Accountant you will report directly into partners and associates where you will be responsible for the preparation of limited companies, sole traders and partnerships along with the relevant corporation tax computations. Other duties will include the preparation of management accounts, cashflow forecasts and preparing VAT returns. Supervisory duties will include managing and reviewing work prepared by junior members of the team ensuring feedback and coaching is provided.
If you have any audit skills, you will also be involved in managing audit assignments from planning through to completion.

What you'll need to succeed
The firm are actively seeking an ACA / ACCA qualified accountant who has trained within an accountancy firm. You must be competent in the preparation of accounts and the relevant corporation tax computations for a range of local businesses. The partners are looking to appoint a personable individual who is able to work autonomously and is keen to develop their managerial skills.

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for a newly qualified accountant to join a large accounts team of twenty staff in a supervisory role. This job opportunity offers a competitive salary of up to £35000 plus 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, a generous employer pension scheme plus free parking on site. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious accountant to join a leading independent firm and develop their managerial skills.

What you need to do now
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