Accounts Senior

Accounts Senior
Barnstaple, North Devon  
Circa £26,000 - £32,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Specialist Accountancy Practice recruiters Clark Wood are working with a well-established and forward-thinking firm of chartered accountants who, as a result of continued growth, are seeking to recruit an ambitious Accounts Senior to join their team in Barnstaple.

The successful candidate will have excellent experience of working in a varied general practice position including Accounts preparation and Tax compliance work. Candidates who are ACA / ACCA Qualified those at the final stages of their studies will both be considered

As an Accounts Senior you will undertake a varied role which will include a mixture of year-end and management accounting as well as tax compliance and an introduction to some advisory work.

There will be scope for you to work towards having the responsibility for your own portfolio of interesting clients which will primarily consist of limited companies but will also include some private individuals and partnerships from an array of industry sectors.

This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to join an established and reputable firm in Barnstaple where there will be genuine scope for carer progression and personal development.  

Duties & Responsibilities

Preparation of limited company statutory accounts and corporation tax computations and returns
Assistance with business advisory work
Reporting to partners – you will be involved with preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and SME’s
Self-assessment tax return preparation
Undertaking basic tax research under supervision
Assistance with tax planning and advisory work
Dealing with HMRC correspondence


ACA / ACCA Qualified or Part Qualified (Qualified by Experience individuals will be considered)
Experience of working in practice is essential
Experience of supervising / reviewing work completed by junior staff would be beneficial

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - creid@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291057

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