Semi-Senior Accountant

Job Title: Semi-Senior Accountant
Contract Type:
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
  • £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
  • Contact Name: Kate Goodman
    Job Published:
    REF: BBBH7399

    Job description:

    Our client, an independent accountancy practice, is seeking a Semi-Senior Accountant to join their friendly team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a established practice with a good reputation for high-quality personal service.

    The role will predominantly be accounts preparation and audit work but will also involve management accounts and drafting corporation tax computations. The accounts are completed mainly in-house but some may be carried out at client premises therefore a driving licence is essential.

    The ideal individual will have strong interpersonal skills, an outgoing personality and will work well in a small friendly team environment.


    What to expect:

    • £30,000 – £35,000
    • Study support for the right candidate
    • On-site car parking
    • 20 days annual holiday plus bank holidays
    • Statutory pension
    • Office based role


    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Preparing accounts to TB level for a mixed portfolio of clients including sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.
    • Drafting corporation tax computations
    • Bookkeeping
    • Management Accounts
    • Attending audits including leading junior members on audit fieldwork.
    • Liaising with clients


    Skills and experience required:

    • AAT / ACCA part qualified or QBE
    • 2 years experience in an accounting position within practice
    • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel (formulas, VLOOKUP)
    • Experience with accounting software – Xero, Quick Books, Sage and CCH desired
    • Good working knowledge of accounting procedures
    • Extremely organised and self-motivated, with strong interpersonal skills, able to work in a small team