Senior Accountant

Clarity Appointments
From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you an ACA/ACCA/qualified by experience accountant with UK practice experience, seeking a great opportunity for a large and well respected practice within a busy Cambridge team? Our client is a very well established multi-branch accountancy firm and seek an accountancy professional to prepare financial accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, along with the preparation of tax computations and returns for all clients. You will: ? Have proven skills in the preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnership and limited companies ? Be able to prepare tax computations and returns for all clients. ? Possess a high level of IT proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel in particular), along with the ability to use various accounting packages including CCH software and Sage. ? Have front line contact with clients along with knowledge and experience of basic tax planning (e.g. salary vs dividends). ? Be confident and articulate in dealing with a wide range of clients and will have had responsibility for your own portfolio ? Have prior experience of supervising student accountants in their day to day work. We are looking for someone who is tenacious, thorough and self motivated with an expert eye for detail and the ability to present and explain findings in a clear, concise manner. A full, clean driving licence and access to your own transport is essential. Benefits are attractive and include: ? 7.5% pension to group plan after 1 year ? 23 days holiday (you can use the salary sacrifice scheme to take additional days up to 30) ? Group income replacement scheme ? Sick pay from day one ? Good, social team with theatre trips etc. ? In house training. Only ‘live’ vacancies are advertised by Clarity Appointments so you can apply in the confidence that the position is open and we are accepting new applications. Specific questions you might have about the vacancy can only be addressed once you have applied in the interest of client confidentiality. Please note that due to the high volume of applications currently being received we regret that we are unable to make contact with all unsuccessful applicants, nor provide specific feedback. If you do not receive a response within 10 days your application has not been successful on this occasion. Clarity Appointments Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as