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Accounts Senior



Ref RE6647

One of the region’s largest firms has contacted Trial Balance to assist with the recruitment of an experienced Accounts Senior to join their busy team based in Taunton.

Your duties in this varied and interesting role will include:

• Completing annual accounts and doing tax computations for incorporated and un-incorporated businesses with up to £5M turnover
• Dealing with the completion and submission of self-assessment tax returns for Business Services clients
• Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date
• Dealing with the completion of quarterly VAT returns
• Dealing with the completion of sub-contractors returns and ensuring that CIS requirements are met
• Comply with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements
• Drafting correspondence for clients; liaising with HMRC, by telephone and email
• Providing varied administrative and business set-up services for clients
• Supervising, and supporting the work of less experienced team members
• Training student staff

And the qualities that they require from a future employee will include:

• AAT qualified or qualified by experience
• Experienced in accounts preparation for partnerships/LLPs and limited companies
• Applicants should be accurate, analytical and methodical in their approach to work
• Able to work independently and demonstrate initiative in delivering an excellent service to clients
• Experience of electronic accounting packages
• Familiarisation with personal and business tax regulations, plus VAT and PAYE
• Proficient in MS Office 2007 (ie. Excel, Word, Outlook), Sage, Xero and QBO
• Calm and efficient under pressure, with the ability to respond to client enquires promptly, accurately and efficiently
• Confident, professional and team orientated in approach

In exchange my client offers a modern and state of the art office environment with free car parking, excellent internal career development opportunities, CPD and study support where appropriate, and a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Don’t miss out on the chance to join this leading firm. Apply today addressed to Rob Emsley and quoting job reference RE6647

Trial Balance is a market leading supplier of recruitment services to accountancy practices across the South-West and works on vacancies at all levels in a practice environment. For a confidential discussion about your career options please contact Rob Emsley, our dedicated practice specialist.

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