Accounts Senior

Accounts Senior
North West London
Circa £30,000 - £35,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Specialist Accountancy Practice recruiters Clark Wood are working with a leading and highly reputable independent firm of chartered accountants in North West London who, as a result of continued growth, are seeking to recruit an experienced and ambitious Accounts Senior to join their team.

Working as an Accounts Senior, the successful individual will undertake a varied role with excellent scope for development. You will have the opportunity to gain responsibility for your own portfolio of interesting clients in time which will primarily consist of limited companies but will also include some private individuals and partnerships from an array of industry sectors.

The workload will be varied with this is being very much a general practice role. It will primarily consist of the preparation and review of both year-end accounts and tax returns whilst also involving some management accounts preparation and the review of VAT and bookkeeping work completed by junior staff.

Aside from the day to day compliance focused activities, you will have the opportunity to act as an advisor to your clients, working closely with the partners to assist them in achieving their growth targets.  

Client interaction will be a key facet of this role so excellent communication skills as well as a confident, professional and personable manner are essential.

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 either ACA / ACCA Qualified or Part Qualified will both be considered. Study support will be available to those individuals who are yet to complete their studies.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious person to develop their career within a forward-thinking and growing firm in North West London where there will be genuine opportunities for career progression and professional 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.
Basic 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
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

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