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Accounts Assistant or Accounts Semi Senior

Accounts Assistant or Accounts Semi Senior
Excellent Salary & Benefits

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with a leading and nationally renowned firm of chartered accountants in Preston who are now looking to add an Accounts Assistant / Accounts Semi Senior to their growing team.

As an Accounts Assistant / Accounts Semi Senior your role will predominantly consist of providing Accounting and Tax compliance services to a varied portfolio of clients including limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships. The workload will include the preparation of statutory accounts as well as corporation tax and personal tax compliance. You will work above 3 associates in the team and will have involvement with assisting them with bookkeeping and VAT queries.

The ideal candidate may be AAT Qualified or at the latter stages of their studies or may have already commenced their ACA or ACCA studies. Qualified by experience individuals will also be considered. Prior experience of working within practice is essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful person to undertake a varied and challenging role within this leading and highly progressive firm in Preston where there will be genuine scope for personal development.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The role will predominantly involve preparing statutory accounts for a range of limited companies as well as some sole traders and partnerships
You will also prepare corporation and personal tax computations and returns
Review of client bookkeeping completed by junior team members
Preparation and submission of VAT 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


AAT Part Qualified or Qualified (ACA or ACCA students will be considered)
Experience of undertaking a varied practice role
Up to date knowledge of all relevant accounting standards

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - / 01173 291057

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