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Lead Accountant

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Lead Accountant

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  • Salary:

    £34,000 - £38,000

  • Contact:

    Nathan Gallimore-Strong

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0151 737 5564

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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The Company

Our client is a trusted Umbrella Company known for its reliability, market leadership, and compliance. At the heart of their operations lies a commitment to providing world-class service. Whether you're a newcomer to contracting or a returning client, you can count on receiving top-notch support from their team of dedicated professionals. You can have confidence in our quality service and trust in their expertise to support your contracting needs effectively.

The Role

  • Providing up-to-date and accurate company accounts and tax returns.

  • Engaging with self-employed and limited company clients.

  • Managing day-to-day queries from clients relating to cash flow, tax advice (company and personal), VAT, PAYE, CIS and accounts treatment.

  • Provide accounting support to our portfolio of clients via email and telephone.

  • Assist with self-assessment tax returns.

  • Preparing statutory accounts including tax computations for year-end and cessation accounts.

  • Communicating with HMRC regarding our client's business and personal tax.


  • Previous experience in a similar role dealing with client accounts.

  • Qualified through professional bodies (e.g. AAT, ACCA) or via direct experience.

  • Strong Excel skills including V Lookups and Pivot Tables

  • Familiarity with accounting software (Free Agent is desirable)

The Package

  • Basic salary up to £38,000.

  • Hybrid working options

  • Monday to Friday (37.5 hrs)

  • Comprehensive healthcare plan

  • 33 days holiday per year

  • Extra day off on your birthday

  • Company social events and rewards (holidays, social days out etc.)

  • Dress down Friday's

  • A welcoming and relaxed office environment