Senior Accountant

  • Job Reference: 1178
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Kings Lynn & West Norfolk
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: General Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Haidee Tucker

Job Description

Qualified Accountant

Company: Accountancy Practice

Location: King's Lynn, Norfolk

Our client, a reputable firm of accountants with offices in Norfolk and Cambridgeshire, is seeking a fully qualified Accountant to join their team at the King's Lynn office.

About Our Client:
With a dedicated team of over 100 staff members, the firm provides a helpful, professional, honest, and caring service to their clients, assisting them in managing their business and personal finances. They value the relationships they build with clients and communities and prioritize enthusiasm, determination, and a strong work ethic in their team members.

Overview:
As a Practice Accountant, you will have the opportunity to work across a wide variety of accounting and tax areas, including accounts for companies, sole traders, and partnerships, audits, tax computations and returns, VAT returns, CIS returns, and more. Additionally, you will play a role in mentoring junior team members.

Key Responsibilities:
- Manage a portfolio of clients and maintain strong relationships with them.
- Prepare and review financial statements and tax returns.
- Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and standards.
- Conduct regular financial analysis and forecasting to provide expert advice to clients.
- Collaborate with other team members to ensure timely and efficient client service.
- Monitor and analyse financial data to identify trends and potential issues.

Skills & Experience:
- ACA or ACCA qualified.
- Strong IT skills with experience using Xero, Sage, QuickBooks, and IRIS preferred.
- Proven experience in handling client relationships.
- A strong work ethic with a commitment to delivering excellent service.
- An innate drive to uphold the value and integrity of the business.
- Ability to work effectively within deadlines.

Benefits:
- Competitive salary plus additional benefits based on experience.
- 25 days of holiday, in addition to bank holidays.
- Pension contribution options through salary sacrifice.
- Life Assurance (death in service) coverage.
- Sick Pay available after qualifying period.
- Employee Benefits Scheme.
- Employee Assistance Programme.
- Free car parking.
- Length of service recognition.
- Company social events paid for or subsidized by the firm.

Our client values equality, diversity, and the promotion of talented individuals within their organization. Join their team and contribute to their reputation and success while delivering outstanding service to clients.