Semi Senior Accountant- Making Tax Digital

Michael Page
Ashford, Kent
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
10 Oct 2018
15 Oct 2018
Tristan Finch
Job role
Accountant, Audit
Contract type
Part time

This Accounts Semi Senior/Senior is to provide a comprehensive, client focused service for a range of accountancy activities and client needs, supporting the organisation to achieve the goals as laid out in the business plan.

Client Details

Our client are a leading regional firm of Chartered Accountants. They provide an excellent service to their clients and treat their staff superbly! This is a fantastic opportunity to lead their cloud accounting offering.


The responsibilities of this Accounts Semi Senior/Senior, based in Ashford are:

  • Ensuring that clients receive an appropriate level of service to meet their business needs though Xero and cloud accounting.

Other elements of general accounting include:

  • Preparing annual and management accounts for both corporate and unincorporated entities ensuring details are accurate with clear neat working papers to reflect the accounts produced and ensuring clear cross-referencing
  • Completing detailed schedules for each set of accounts to ensure the analysis is correct and logical as required
  • Maintaining productive relationships with all assigned clients to resolve any queries or issues as they arise during accounts preparation raising any issues with more senior staff as necessary
  • Completing basic tax computations for clients
  • Composing correspondence to clients, tax office, registrar of companies and others
  • Undertaking specific accounting projects for clients as required


  • For candidates to be successful when applying to this Accounts Semi Senior/Senior, based in Ashford, they must have experience in:
  • Xero, Kashflow or Quickbooks.
  • Manages own time effectively providing high quality work and responses promptly
  • Inspires confidence in senior staff minimising their need to monitor and supervise work
  • Seeks feedback on performance and takes positive steps to improve through appropriate training and development
  • Shows perseverance in dealing with difficulties
  • Able to continue working under pressure
  • Demonstrates listening and questioning skills to gain full understanding
  • Presents technical information in a clear, concise and confident manner
  • Produces good clear first drafts of correspondence and reports
  • Forms sound professional relationships with clients and colleagues

Job Offer

Base Salary - Experience Depending - £20,000 - £29,000
Offer a very competitive package.
Flexible working hours when required and a very friendly and supportive working environment for colleagues to progress their careers.

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