Accountant Semi Senior or Senior

  • Job Reference: 00000721-1
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2023
  • Recruiter: Independent Resourcing Consultancy
  • Location: Somerset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary From £36K DOE
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Eamon Behan
  • Email:

Job Description

The role

We’re recruiting for either a part qualified Accounts Semi Senior or a qualified Accounts Senior to join our successful team. This is an enthusiastic and hardworking team and although an agricultural background is not essential, a passion and interest in agriculture would be an advantage.

Within these roles you would prepare accounts for Limited Companies, Sole Traders and Partnerships whilst completing Tax returns. This will include resolving queries, contacting clients, and identifying appropriate issues to raise with senior members of the team.

What we need from you

  • For you to be ACA or ACCA qualified or part qualified, however we would also consider candidates qualified by experience
  • 2 to 3 years+ accountancy practice experience
  • To be a confident and collaborative team player
  • Excellent people skills and the ability to demonstrate outstanding customer service to clients
  • Self-motivation and a strong work ethic

Job Title: Semi Senior or Senior

Reports to: Managers and Partners

Location: Near Somerset

Hours: 37.5

Role Purpose: 

To prepare accounts for Limited Companies, Sole Traders and Partnerships whilst completing Tax and VAT returns. Liaising with clients and managers.

A Senior will be responsible for managing a small portfolio of medium/small farming clients and assist on large assignments. To also be responsible for supervising the work of more junior colleagues and providing support where needed

Key Accountabilities:

  • To live and breathe our purpose and values
  • Accounts preparation and reviewing accounts
  • Liaising with clients, providing guidance, and managing client expectations
  • Working knowledge of all relevant accounts preparation and disclosure requirements
  • Preparing accounts files from planning document and with limited supervision
  • Preparing and reviewing tax returns and assisting with tax planning
  • Delegating tasks to junior member of the team, supervising their work, and providing guidance
  • Establishing professional rapport with colleagues and clients to ensure work is conducted effectively and efficiently
  • Attending client meetings
  • Attendance at networking events and dealing with prospect/potential client proposals

Next Steps 

Does this sound like an opportunity that aligns with your career ambitions? 

For this immediate opportunity please forward your CV to Eamon Behan today! 

We look forward to starting your journey with you!