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Date Added: Fri 07/01/2022

Senior Accountant

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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £33000 - £37000/annum

Would you like to join a Top 100 accountancy firm, with a well-established accountancy practice based in Wantage! We are currently looking for a Senior Accountant who would be supporting the practice in providing professional accountancy services to a diverse and expanding portfolio of clients!

Enable Futures are operating as an employment business on behalf of its client for a permanent Senior Accountant to work based in Wantage, Oxfordshire for an award winning Firm of Accountants & Tax Advisors. They are experiencing rapid expansion and are able to offer you flexibility and a package to suit. They pride themselves on “going the extra mile”, being pro-active and providing good, quality taxation advice in a timely manner.

The working hours are flexible Full OR Part Time to suit you. The office is open Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm. The annual salary is Circa £33,000 - £37,000 PA dependant on experience.

Key Responsibilities:

* Preparation of client accounts and Corporation Tax computation in accordance with current UK financial reporting requirements.

* Review accounts and Corporation Tax computations prepared by junior members of staff, including identifying points to be raised with clients.

* Preparation of Research and Development claims.

* Assist with preparation of VAT returns and personal tax returns where required.

* Monitor job progress and meeting target deadlines.

* Training and liaising with junior team members.

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

* ACA, ACCA, AAT Qualified or qualified by working within a practice.

* Minimum 3 years UK accountancy practice experience in accounts.

* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

* Confident using Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) and accounts production software.

* Self-motivated, willingness to work efficiently under pressure and able to prioritise and work to tight deadlines.

* Ability to work independently and alongside a team.

* Licence and own vehicle, we are based on a business park which is not accessible by bus or train.


* Previous experience of preparing VAT returns and personal tax returns.

* Experience of using a wide range of accounting software products, including Iris, Sage, Quickbooks, Xero and cloud based products.

* Previous experience of preparing Research and Development claims or the willingness to be trained on this.

* Use of electronic working papers and paperless office systems.

In return, you will benefit from:

* 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays.

* Onsite parking.

* Flexibility with working hours.

* Company Pension.

* Cycle to Work Scheme across the group.

* Health Assured Employee Assistance Scheme.

The closing date is 30th January 2022.

To Apply: Please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to Jack, we will be in touch if you have a suitable background.

By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website. Enable Futures are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future
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