Accounts Senior (Ref: V626)


Posted: 14/12/2018


Full time

£16,000 - £18,000

The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services companies, and we are looking for an Accounts Senior to join our growing team.

Through our brands, we specialise in managing tax, employment, accountancy and legislative compliance for the UK’s small businesses and contingent workforce – our solutions are market leading, and we’re always looking out for the best possible employees.

As an Accounts Senior, you will be aligned with ClearSky, which is the market leading contractor accounting specialist. You’ll primarily be responsible for supporting Accountants in the preparation of clients’ year-end company accounts, company tax returns and the submission of these to HMRC and Companies House. So, if you have the desire to build a successful career within a Practice, we want to hear from you.


The key responsibilities for the role will include, but are not limited to:

Prepare clients’ year-end journals.

Prepare clients’ year-end working papers.

Prepare clients’ year-end company accounts and company tax returns.

Submission of clients’ year-end accounts with HMRC and Companies House.

Management of the year-end accounts control.

Prepare income references.

Deal with and resolve client queries.

Support junior staff.

Assist with managing Personal Accountants’ client portfolio in their absence with direction.


Person Specification

Practice experience is ideal.

Strong numeracy and communication skills.

Ability to maintain high levels of accuracy.

Ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team.

Ability to work towards strict deadlines and meet KPIs.

Thorough understanding of VAT, payroll, small company corporation tax and personal tax.

Knowledge and understanding of IR35 taxation and fiscal year end deemed salary calculations.


Please note: We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.

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