Accounts Semi Senior

Job Title: Accounts Semi Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: 18000 - 30000
Reference: SS01
Contact Name: Sarah Greenwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2020 17:01

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Semi Senior to join our growing team, with an opportunity to progress and develop at a fantastic firm offering full study support if required.

We are a 2 partner firm of accountants based in North Leeds with a solid client base operating across a variety of sectors. 


The key responsibilities for this position are:

  • Preparation of accounts for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships.
  • Maintaining client books and records on a regular basis, including preparation of VAT returns.
  • Organising and monitoring work flow ensuring client service levels and deadlines are met.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with new and existing clients.
  • Report directly to a Manager / Partner.
  • Working and liaising with other team members to provide high-quality client service.
  • Ability to multi-task and complete assignments within time constraints and set deadlines.
  • Supervision, training and generally supporting trainee accounts staff.


The successful candidate must have:

  • A minimum of 2 years of practice experience.
  • AAT qualified and/or ideally in the early stages of studying towards further professional accounting qualifications (ACCA/ACA.)
  • Experience in using Xero, Sage or IRIS is essential.
  • Be able to work as part of a team whilst taking responsibility for a portfolio of work, delegating where necessary.
  • An excellent communicator.

Job Offer

The firm offers an attractive salary, excellent career prospects, pension and free parking. The working hours are 9am to 5.15pm Monday to Friday.

The position is based in our North Leeds office, there is no opportunity to work remotely.