Accounts Semi Senior / Accounts Technician

Accounts Semi Senior / Accounts Technician
Circa £22,000 - £26,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with a well-established and highly regarded firm of Chartered Accountants in Preston who are looking to add an ambitious Accounts Semi Senior / Accounts Technician to their personable and professional team.

As an Accounts Semi Senior / Accounts Technician your role will be varied but predominantly consist of providing Accounting and Tax compliance services to a varied portfolio of clients including sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies. The workload will include the preparation and review of both statutory and management accounts as well as tax compliance and you will also be involved in the provision of business advisory services to clients.

This role offers the incumbent an excellent level of responsibility and autonomy as the successful person will work towards having responsibility for their own portfolio of clients as well as being involved in the supervision of junior members of the team.

This dynamic, forward-thinking firm pride themselves on looking after and developing their staff, offering flexibility and a supportive, team centred working environment. They will provide full training on relevant online software as well as study support to individuals looking to pursue or continue with the ACCA qualification.

The ideal candidate may be AAT Qualified or may have already begun their ACCA studies. Individuals who are qualified by experience will also be considered.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful person to undertake a varied and challenging role within a supportive and friendly environment, where there will be genuine scope for progression and personal development as part of one of Preston’s premier independent accounting firms.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The role will predominantly involve preparing statutory accounts, management accounts and corporation tax computations and 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
Review accounts and act as point of reference to the team with regard to complex issues
Involvement with business advisory work


AAT Qualified / ACCA Part 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 Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - creid@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291057

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