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Senior Accountant

Ref: FX1084

Type: Permanent

Salary: £28K-£32.5K

Location: Newport


Foxwood Recruitment have partnered with a leading UK group of Chartered Accountants in their search for a Senior Accountant to join the Business Advisory Team within their Newport office. The successful candidate will be AAT qualified or ACCA part-qualified and have at least five years’ experience within an accountancy practice or industry, with the ability to liaise effectively with both internal and external stakeholders alike.

About The Role

  • Position Title: Senior Accountant
  • Report to: Business Advisory Manager
  • Department: Business Advisory
  • Location: Newport, South Wales
  • Hours of work: 37½ hours per week, 5 days per week
  • Salary range: £28,000 to £32,500 depending on experience   (study support available).


Who Are We Looking For?

We’re looking for someone with:

  • The ability to deal with tasks on a timely basis.
  • Great communication skills, i.e. speaking to clients and colleagues.
  • Enthusiasm coupled with drive and determination.
  • Highly developed organisational skills.
  • The ability to perform well working in a team environment.
  • The ability to perform well as an individual.
  • The ability to self-manage workloads.
  • Competency in meeting organisation deadlines.


What Will You Be Tasked With?

  • To prepare statutory Financial Statements for Audit Exempt Limited
  • To prepare management accounts and VAT returns for clients both at client’s premises and back at
  • Preparation and completion of Limited Company accounts.
  • Preparation of VAT Returns under different VAT schemes.
  • Dealing with ad hoc queries raised by clients.
  • To build client relationships.


What About Skills and Qualifications?


  • AAT Qualified or ACCA Part-Qualified
  • At least 5 years’ experience in an accountancy organisation or industry preparing non audit company accounts.
  • Previously worked in accountancy practice or industry preparing management accounts and VAT returns.
  • Preparing audit exempt financial statements.
  • Microsoft Office package experience (Word, Outlook, Excel).


  • Experience with Xero, Sage Line 50 and other
  • IRIS and Accounts Production.
  • CCH Pro Accounts.


So, there it is: if you’re an experienced accountancy professional looking to make the next step in your career with a major name in the UK accounting sector, this could be the one for you! Why not pop us your CV and one of our team here at Foxwood Recruitment will be in touch.