Practice Accountant

Job ID: Jr PA09

Salary: £35000-£55000 per year

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Job Description:

We are exciting to be working for an East Yorkshire based Chartered Accountants which was founded in 1978. You will be working within a firm that has built a strong reputation, high quality financial service to clients across various industries

We currently have a vacancy for an experienced practice Accountant (QBE) to join an established firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax and Business Advisors.

* Minimum of 5 years’ experience working within an accountancy practice
* Part Qualified (AAT, ACA Chartered or ACCA Certified)
* Energetic, dynamic and have a willingness to consistently achieve
* Want to be part of team activities and charity initiatives to support the local community
* Experience of working with partnerships, sole traders and limited companies
* Competent with software’s such as, but not limited to, Sage, IRIS, Xero, QuickBooks
* Have potential leadership qualities and be able to support and mentor other less experienced colleagues
* A desire for continuous personal and professional development

Key Duties:

  • Portfolio Management:
    • Manage a portfolio of limited company clients, ensuring the timely delivery of high-quality accounting services.
    • Act as the main point of contact for clients, providing excellent customer service and building strong professional relationships.
    • Review and oversee the preparation of annual accounts, VAT returns, and management accounts for assigned clients.
  • Team Management and Training:
    • Provide guidance, support, and mentorship to the accounts team, assisting them in their day-to-day tasks and professional development.
    • Help train and supervise apprentices,
    • ensuring they receive appropriate on-the-job training and guidance to progress in their careers.
  • Client Meetings and Consultation:
    • Conduct client meetings, including initial consultations, to gather necessary information, understand their needs, and provide expert advice.
    • Confidently communicate complex accounting and tax concepts to clients, offering solutions and recommendations tailored to their specific circumstances.
    • Assist the accounts team in preparing basic personal tax returns for limited company clients, leveraging your personal tax experience.


  • 33 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Continual personal and professional development plus study support
  • Client introductory award/bonus scheme
  • Company pension scheme


Unfortunately, due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 10 days please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies.

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