The following opportunities have arisen in our Halifax office to assist the partners/directors in delivering a high standard of service to our clients.

Senior Accountant & Auditor                                              Salary £Competitive

An opportunity has arisen in our Halifax office for a Senior Accountant & Auditor to assist the partners/directors in delivering a high standard of service to our clients.

The requirements of the role are as follows:

  • ACA or ACCA fully qualified, however consideration will be given to part qualified candidates with appropriate experience.
  • Audit trained/practice background would be advantageous.
  • Strong technical accounting skills.
  • IT literate with knowledge of accounting software such as Sage50, Sage One and Xero is essential, as is knowledge and the practical application of the Microsoft Office suite of programs, in particular Excel.
  • Comfortable working independently but able to demonstrate a strong team ethic.

The following duties will be undertaken:

  • Provision of audit, accountancy, taxation and business services to our clients.
  • Carry out the audit of clients’ financial statements and other reports.
  • Undertake accountancy work on behalf of clients.
  • Provision of tax services to our corporate and non-corporate clients.
  • Preparing management accounts, budgets, cash flows and management information.
  • Advising and assisting clients in maintaining their accounting records for VAT purposes.
  • Advise and assist other members of staff in carrying out their duties.
  • Supervise, assist and control other staff members where a job requires a team of employees to be assigned and you are the senior in charge.

Accounts Senior                                                                 Salary £Competitive

An opportunity has arisen in our Halifax office for an accounts senior to assist the partners/directors in delivering a high standard of service to our clients.

The requirements of the role are as follows:

  • ACA or ACCA fully qualified, however consideration will be given to part qualified candidates with appropriate experience.
  • Practice background would be advantageous.
  • Strong technical accounting skills.
  • IT literate with knowledge of accounting software such as Sage50, Sage One and Xero is essential, as is knowledge and the practical application of the Microsoft Office suite of programs, in particular Excel.
  • Comfortable working independently but able to demonstrate a strong team ethic.

The following duties will be undertaken:

  • Provision of accountancy, taxation and business services to our clients.
  • Carry out the preparation of clients’ financial statements and other reports.
  • Undertake accountancy work on behalf of clients.
  • Provision of tax services to our corporate and non-corporate clients.
  • Preparing management accounts, budgets, cash flows and management information.
  • Advising and assisting clients in maintaining their accounting records for VAT purposes.
  • Advise and assist other members of staff in carrying out their duties.
  • Supervise, assist and control other staff members where a job requires a team of employees to be assigned and you are the senior in charge.

Accounts and Tax Assistant/Apprentice

We currently have a full-time vacancy for an Accounts and Tax Assistant/Apprentice to support the partners/directors in providing accounting, taxation and related business services to our clients.

Previous experience and knowledge of accounting/tax gained through employment and academic qualification would be an advantage, but we would consider a trainee wishing to start a career in accounting/taxation by undertaking a course of study leading to the Association of Accounting Technicians qualification (AAT) or Association of Tax Technicians qualification (ATT).

Knowledge and practical application of the Microsoft Office suite of programs, in particular Word & Excel, is essential.

The successful applicant will be numerate, computer literate and able to communicate in a confident manner.

If you are interested in any of the above positions, please send your CV to our Practice Manager, Michael Gladstone at michaelgladstone@spenserwilson.co.uk