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Accounts Senior (0533)

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    Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Senior to join our fast growing Client Services Team in Poole, providing a range of accountancy and tax related services to both new and established clients.

About you:

To succeed in this role, you will be:

  • AAT qualified or qualified by experience and potentially studying for a further related professional qualification eg ACCA
  • Experienced in accounts preparation for partnerships/LLPs and limited companies
  • Accurate, analytical and methodical in your approach to work
  • Able to work independently and demonstrate initiative in delivering an excellent service to clients
  • Experienced in the use of electronic accounting packages, such as Sage, Xero and Quickbooks
  • Familiar with personal and business tax regulations, plus VAT and PAYE
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Calm and efficient under pressure, with the ability to respond to client enquires promptly, accurately and efficiently
  • Confident, professional and team orientated in approach

What you’ll be doing:

You will be supporting our Family Business team with the preparation of accounts and tax returns, together with bookkeeping services and VAT returns for a wide range of clients.

This will include:

  • Completion of annual accounts and tax computations, for both incorporated and un-incorporated businesses with up to £10M turnover
  • Completion of self-assessment tax returns for clients
  • Ensuring accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date
  • Completion of quarterly VAT returns
  • Completion of sub-contractors returns and ensuring that CIS requirements are met
  • Complying with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements
  • Drafting correspondence for clients; liaising with HMRC, by telephone and email
  • Providing varied administrative and business set-up services for clients
  • Supporting and coaching the work of less experienced team members
  • Producing management accounts

Why us:

PKF Francis Clark is the place for your career. Our growth offers you the opportunity to expand and develop your career in a direction that interests you. We offer a supportive and flexible working environment, taking your career seriously to enable you to be the best you can be.

What next:

Please click ‘Apply Now’. If you don’t have an up-to-date CV or would prefer to chat to someone before applying, get in touch with Keith Lackie on

Everyone will receive a response.

PKF Francis Clark doesn’t discriminate. We’re interested in your skills, your experience, your potential, and nothing else.

We are not accepting agency introductions unless prior approval has been given in writing.

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Towngate House,, 2-8 Parkstone Road,, Poole, Dorset, United Kingdom, BH15 2PW