Accounts Senior

Job Title: Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Reference: 13820458/001_1554294234
Contact Name: Connor Matthews
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2019 13:23

Job Description

The Accounting and Business Advisory team are responsible for the preparation of accounts for non-audit incorporated clients and unincorporated businesses.

Client Details

Our Client are a good quality accountancy firm based in Bristol - They are a 3 partner firm specialising in Accountants and tax.


Key responsibilities for this Accounts Senior role based in Bristol are:

  • To perform the firm's review and completion procedures on statutory accounts, management accounts and VAT returns, liaising with the client/director where required to ensure successful completion
  • Assist with tax compliance, corporation tax computations and general VAT issues
  • Build and maintain consultative client relationships and to practise the principles of excellent client service at all times
  • To provide close support to the managers within the team, providing answers to clients or other team members on technical issues and accounting processes
  • Completing basic tax computations for clients
  • Composing correspondence to clients, tax office, registrar of companies and others
  • Undertaking specific accounting projects for clients as required


Successful candidates for this Accounts Senior role based in Bristol will have:

  • A good understanding of UK financial reporting requirements and good confidence in accounts preparation
  • Ability to produce/process complex management accounts and forecasts
  • Excellent IT skills, experience with Xero/Cloud Accounting would be advantageous
  • Ability to demonstrate commercial awareness and to add value
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Well organised, enthusiastic and self-motivated team player you will have a thorough and systematic approach to work
  • Ability to work independently and to manage own workload
  • Well-developed people skills to relate to clients and colleagues
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Strong accounts production skills

Job Offer

Competitive Salary, experience depending (£25,000-£42,000)
Good benefits package
Established team to work with
Career Progression
Flexible working