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Senior Accountant

Branch:Yeovil
Location:Taunton, Somerset, England
Contract:Permanent
Salary:GBP40000 - 42000 per Annum
Benefits:None
Job Ref: CTTAU02
Posted: 07/02/2019
Job Description

Smart Recruitment have been given a fantastic opportunity to work on the behalf of a reputable fast growing accountancy firm within Somerset. We are assisting them in recruiting for a Senior Accountant to join their dynamic, ever growing team within their Taunton Office. They strive in providing the best client services within a range of different sectors on a national scale!

In return the client offers a competitive salary with exclusive benefits such as the following:


  • 25 days annual leave allowance PLUS bank holidays
  • Option to purchase an additional 5 days annual leave  
  • Time off for CPD courses
  • Pension contributions with matching % by company
  • Private medical cover - BUPA scheme.
  • Life cover / death in service 3 times salary
  • Onsite parking
  • Eye test vouchers
  • Annual flu vaccinations
  • Cycle to work schemes – via salary sacrifice
  • Staff socials – Summer and Christmas socials paid for by the company
  • First aid and fire warden training if desired

You will be responsible for the following:


  • Monitor client billing and work progress
  • Staff management and development responsibilities of junior team
  • Ad-Hoc exercises such as investigations, due diligence and financial projections
  • Preparation of account files
  • Produce full accounts for review by manager/partner
  • Provide proactive, commercial valuable advice to clients
  • Developing best practice in accounts functions

You will have the following skills and experience:


  • Recognised accounting qualification such as, ACA or ACCA
  • 5 years practice experience
  • IT literate
  • accounting package experience such as SAGE & XERO
  • High standard of ethics, both professional and personal

If this is the role for you please apply today or contact us for more career opportunities!