Accounts Senior

Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Accounts Senior
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Circa £22,000 - £30,000

Public Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with an established independent firm of accountants in Stonehouse who are now looking to add an Accounts & Tax Technician to their team.

As an Accounts Technician your role will be varied and will consist of providing Accounting and Tax compliance services to a varied portfolio of clients. The workload will be focused towards the preparation of statutory year-end accounts for non-audit limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships as well as the preparation of personal tax returns

The ideal candidate will be based locally to Stonehouse and have experience of undertaking a varied role within practice and may be AAT Qualified, ACCA Part Qualified or Qualified by Experience. Existing practice experience is an essential requirement.

Forming part of a small team, you must be able to work autonomously with minimal supervision. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential as you will be directly liaising with clients as required.

Strong knowledge and understanding of all relevant accounting standards and tax legislation is needed.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The role will predominantly involve preparing statutory accounts and corporation tax computations and returns
Preparation of self-assessment tax returns
You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, be able to work effectively under pressure to meet strict deadlines and work well within a team.
Experience of preparation of incorporated and unincorporated accounts in an accountancy practice using an accounting software package
Managing & supervising the work of more junior staff


AAT Qualified, QBE, or ACCA Qualified
Experience of undertaking a varied practice role
Up to date knowledge of all relevant accounting standards

For further information on this role please contact Jack Wyatt at Clark Wood - jwyatt@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291056

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