Senior Accountant

Posted 19 May 2023
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
Discipline Qualified Finance
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Senior Accountant | £40,000 - £50,000 | Bolton | Fantastic team and culture | Rapidly-growing firm

Axon Moore have partnered with an up-and-coming accounting firm, based in Bolton, as they seek to bolster their team with the addition of a Senior Accountant of the back of a period of sustained growth for the business.

This is a fully office-based role so candidates must live within a commutable distance to Bolton. Moreover, as team-spirit and culture-fit is paramount to this business, candidates must be personable, confident and able to develop long-standing working relationships.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Manage a portfolio of clients, including sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies
  • Prepare and file annual accounts, tax returns, and VAT returns
  • Provide accounting and tax advice to clients
  • Ensure compliance with UK accounting regulations and legislation
  • Supervise and train junior staff members
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients
  • Identify and propose business development opportunities
  • Ad-hoc duties
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role within a small practice
  • Strong knowledge of UK accounting regulations and legislation
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in accounting software and Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of accounting software
Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Jack Moss at or on 07432597035 see our website at