Accounts Senior - Top 10 Accountancy Practice

Michael Page - Finance
Tunbridge Wells
£35k - £40k pa + Holiday, Pension + Benefits
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Exciting opportunity to join a regional Top 10 Accountancy Practice as an Accounts Senior based in Tunbridge Wells. This is a very established firm with friendly staff who have the appreciation of a good work life balance and a very pleasurable working environment. This top 10 practice are currently looking for an Accounts Senior to Join them in a role offering fantastic progression prospects and some excellent large client exposure.

Client Details

My client are a regional office, based in Tunbridge Wells of a large international accountancy practice with an excellent reputation. Each office has a real family feel to it being very localised. You will still be a name and not a number in this firm and you will get some excellent exposure across a range of industries and clients. Every member of staff is valued and the utmost is done by the firm to help improve the work life balance of all employees as well as internal progression.


To liaise closely with the department heads, including supervising a broad range of assignments within the portfolio. You will be responsible for overseeing the preparation of financial statements for Limited Companies, including large groups (both audited and non-audited), Incorporated and Unincorporated Charities from client records.

Due to the nature of this work, a strong understanding of Financial Reporting Standards, Consolidation technique and UK GAAP is essential.

Financial Accounts review following preparation and analysis from a range of different sources - mainly computerised but occasionally manual for clients of the business.

Ensuring compliance with UK GAAP and relevant accounting standards

Sound knowledge of FRS102 required to consider the impact on transition for incorporated entities and to assist with an office wide plan for the implementation of FRS 102 for clients.

Calculation of adjusted profits and capital allowances claims as well as basic tax return preparation work

Liaison/ support / meetings with clients and report writing/letter writing/ telephone support as necessary

Coaching and support to junior team as required


Successful candidates for this Accounts Senior role in Tunbridge Wells will have:

Be ACA or ACCA qualified

Good computer skills

Excellent communication skills - verbal and written

Ability to work as part of a team, yet also work using own initiative when required

General practice experience

Ability to travel to client premises

Good organisational and administrative skills

Excellent attention to detail

Proven analytical skills

Job Offer

Competitive salary in the region of £35-£45,000



Excellent Benefits Package