Job Title: Accounts and Tax Senior

Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits

Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday – Days

Location: Leicester

Our client are a leading provider of professional services including accountancy and auditing, tax planning, funding and asset finance to a range of businesses throughout the UK. Due to continued, planned growth they are seeking to appoint an Accounts and Tax Senior to their Leicester office.

The Benefits:

  • £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending upon experience.
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Flexible Working
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Health and Wellbeing benefits
  • Internal mentor and buddy system to support your career 

The Accounts and Tax Senior Role:

  • Produce an account working file.
  • Clear arising queries with clients and produce a list of discussion points for the senior managers or partners
  • Liaise with HMRC, including compliance checks
  • Work within a budget agreed at the planning stage.
  • Produce draft tax computations (for companies) and a provision for inclusion in the accounts.
  • Inclusion of statutory disclosures in line with the company checklist.
  • Plan and control professional work for the firm’s clients within the firm’s standard procedures and identify basic planning opportunities.
  • Attend training and seminars to further develop and maintain technical and personal development skills.
  • Attend training to further develop and maintain technical skills and if not yet attained to work towards a professional qualification.
  • Professionally represent the firm and its interests in dealings with clients and other professionals.
  • Contribute to tax advisory projects.
  • Ensure that the firm’s standard processes are used in the production of compliance tax work and ensuring that technical standards are maintained.
  • Seek opportunities to increase client billings and to seek new clients for the practice where possible.

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous recent experience ideally within practice
  • Either ACA, ACCA or CTA qualified, however a partial qualification would be considered
  • Previous mixed tax experience gained in a practice environment
  • Knowledge of Iris and Xero are preferred, but not essential
  • Experience of using cloud-based accountancy software
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good organisation and time management skills

If you are interested in the Accounts and Tax Senior opportunity please apply directly through this website or call Jacob Thomas Associates.

Apply for this position

If you are applying for any of the vacancies listed on our website we recommend sending a CV or brief outline to us by prior to giving us a call. Please use the form below or email