Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday + flexi benefits
Reference: 3521430_1549035797
Contact Name: Emma Pasquill
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2019 15:43

Job Description

Looking to gain a varied role and become a business advisor to your clients? Join a reputable Manchester firm

Your new firm
A reputable leading firm of Chartered Accountants with a national presence are currently seeking an ACA / ACCA qualified accountant to join their Northern Accounting function. Their Northern offices consist of Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool and they are currently looking to appoint a Senior Accountant to join their largest Northern office in Manchester City Centre. This is a great career opportunity for a qualified accountant that has arisen due to continued growth.

Your new role
As a Senior Accountant you will be responsible for working with a broad range of clients, predominantly owner and family managed businesses and high growth technology firms where you will be responsible for providing a range of compliance and advisory services. Day to day duties will include preparing statutory accounts under FRS102, preparing cash flow forecasts, assisting with VAT work using Xero and other cloud softwares, preparing management accounts, preparing corporation tax computations and working with clients to train and develop their software knowledge.

You will also be responsible for training and developing junior staff and there is progression opportunity through to assistant manager in a short space of time.

What you'll need to succeed
The firm are seeking an ambitious practice trained qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA) who has gained experience in both statutory accounts work and management accounts. The firm champion Xero as their software of choice, so any prior experience of this or other cloud software would be advantageous. You will have occasional visits to client site and be responsible for developing relationships with both your clients and junior members of staff so strong interpersonal skills are essential.

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic career opportunity for an ambitious qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA) who is looking to progress their career into management and develop advisory skills. The firm offer a competitive salary of up to £35000 plus 25 days holiday, flexible benefits scheme, employer pension scheme and life assurance. You will also work in modern offices in the heart of Manchester City Centre with excellent transport links.

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