Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 13954902/001_1595602492
Contact Name: Katie Carew
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2020 15:54

Job Description

A Senior Accountant position in Manchester. This firm is ideal for someone who wants progression in their career; with access to study support, working with clients from a variety of different industries.

Client Details

Our client is an Accountancy, audit and business advisory firm based in Kingston Upon Hull, providing integrated advice and solutions to help businesses navigate a changing world. They are a growing accountancy firm that has a well-established brand with multiple offices and give excellent service to a variety of clients.


As a Senior Accountant, you will be required to:

Prepare financial statements for limited companies and sole traders from trial balance stage and incomplete records
Assist and carry out statutory audits covering audit planning, fieldwork and completion
Build and maintain strong relationships with new and existing clients
Work and liaise with other members within the audit and accounts team
Preparation, review and presentation of client management information as required
Calculation and filing of some client VAT returns as required
Addressing and discussing with clients any technical accounting issues identified during the course of client work
Developing junior assistants in the team by on the job training and helping with their work


Ideal candidate will either have or be working towards the ACA/ACCA qualification with at least 3 year's experience of working within an accountancy firm.
Ideally part-qualified or qualified in ACCA and undertaken a semi senior accountant role before
Understanding and experience of audits beneficial
Technically capable of producing statutory financial statements and management information to a high standard
Experience of calculating and submitting client VAT returns
Experience of calculating and submitting corporation tax and PAYE returns beneficial
Strong IT skills inclusive of Microsoft Office and Outlook
Knowledge of accounting systems such as Sage, Iris, QuickBooks, Xero, CCH Central (not all required but more is beneficial)
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal to facilitate extensive client relationship development
Ambitious and persistent, self-motivated and able to work to targets

Job Offer

Competitive Salary

Study Support if needed or Continual Progression Development

Opportunity for Progression and Development