Accounts Senior (Rural Team)

Torquay, Devon
Highly competitive + benefits
10 Aug 2022
05 Sep 2022
Where will they be working?
Salary band
Full Time

Do you have an interest in farming and rural matters? Are you looking for a role where your passion and work combine?

We have a unique opportunity for you where you'll get to work within a dynamic and dedicated team, providing a range of accountancy services to great clients. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Dealing with the completion of annual farm and rural business accounts and tax computations. 
  • Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date
  • Dealing with the completion of quarterly VAT returns
  • Drafting correspondence for clients; liaising with HMRC, by telephone and email
  • Contacting clients to request information and resolve queries
  • Providing varied administrative and business set-up services for clients
  • Exposure to various capital tax issues e.g. inheritance tax and capital gains tax

About you: 

  • Ideally AAT qualified or qualified by experience
  • Previous experience in accounts preparation for sole traders and partnerships
  • Experience in acting for farmers or rural businesses (desirable) 
  • Experience of cloud accounting packages
  • Familiarisation with personal and corporate taxes, VAT and PAYE

Your benefits:

  • Employer pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Travel to work loans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Client and employee referral bonuses
  • Give as you earn
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Virtual GP
  • Second opinion medical service
  • Bereavement counselling and probate helpline
  • Your professional institute fees paid by the firm
  • Discounted shopping portal
  • Francis Clark Charitable Foundation in support of current and former employees
  • 25 days annual leave with the option to ‘buy back’ a further 5 days

Why work at PKF Francis Clark?

We’re the largest firm of independent chartered accountants and business advisors in South West England. We have eight offices in Bristol, Exeter, Plymouth, Poole, Salisbury, Taunton, Torquay and Truro.

The firm, which celebrated its centenary in 2019, has 54 partners and over 800 members of staff, with annual revenue of over £50 million. Our continuing growth offers you the opportunity to expand and develop your career in a direction that interests you.

We offer a supportive and flexible culture, taking your career seriously to enable you to be the best you can be.

PKF Francis Clark is a member of the PKF International family of legally independent firms, which together are ranked as the 11th largest provider of accountancy services in the UK by Accountancy Age.

What next?

To apply for this role, click the ‘Apply now’ button below. If you don’t have an up-to-date CV or if you would like an informal chat about the role before applying, then please contact Gemma Rid on

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