Semi-Senior Accountant

Job Title: Semi-Senior Accountant
Location: Preston
Salary: 24000 - 29000
Reference: FD01
Contact Name: Kerry Lunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 19, 2021 10:55

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Accountant at Finton Doyle, a growing and forward-looking accountancy practice based in Central Lancashire.

In 2019 Finton Doyle joined the Xeinadin Group, a consortium of independent practices which consolidated to become one of the largest accountancy groups in the UK and Ireland.

In 2021 we are adding to our small but growing team as part of our ambitious growth plans.

The role

Reporting directly to senior management, the candidate will be responsible for managing their own portfolio and be overseeing the work of junior staff. In addition, the role will encompass various aspects of practice growth and development, assisting with the on-boarding of new clients, managing the client induction process and maintenance of standards on the client journey.

The candidate

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the following 

  • accounts production for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships to final review/completion
  • corporation tax
  • income tax and self assessment
  • IT systems including cloud accounting

In addition, experience in dealing with VAT and PAYE, HMRC and Companies House would be advantageous.

We welcome candidates at various stages of their career development, including part and fully-qualified and qualified by experience. Finton Doyle are an ICAEW approved training office.

Remuneration and career development

The successful candidate can expect to be well-rewarded with a salary package matched to the demands of the role, their experience and their training needs.

We are committed to the personal and career growth of our employees. Whilst we do not offer a set career path, we expect our employees to grow with the business; the only limit on their career potential is their own ability and ambition.

Further information

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