Accounts Senior in Norwich at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Accountant Vacancy

Are you looking for a new role with a Top 15 accountancy firm?

We have an Accountant Vacancy here in Norwich - get in touch with a copy of your CV for the chance to join our current team. The role offers great prospects and an excellent employee package.

An excellent opportunity

The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of accountancy and will have practice experience with both accounts and audit of SME's and good commercial awareness. Must be able to communicate at all levels and be able to build and develop client relationships. Knowledge of the IRIS Accountancy Suite and Xero is a distinct advantage.

Good clear communication skills both written and oral along with a positive and enthusiastic attitude will be essential and the ability to work as part of a team or under your own initiative.
You will be responsible for controlling on an annual basis the professional work required on a range of accounts jobs meeting all internal, client based and legislative deadlines.

You will be responsible for ensuring that the firm's standard processes are used in the production of accounts work in all aspects and for ensuring that technical standards are maintained being able to answer technical questions.

Provide practical advice and solutions to clients and colleagues to problems in a timely manner.
This position offers excellent prospects and a good opportunity for the right person to develop and progress their career.


Preparation of accounts and draft tax computations
Management and delivery of accounts and audit assignments
Deliver information to client in timely manner
Manage client communication in effective manner

Experience in

Completing private company accounts under new UK GAAP and knowledge of disclosure requirements
Preparing accounts for sole traders and partnerships and a basic understanding of the tax legislation for both
Preparing monthly and quarterly management accounts for clients in a timely manner
Managing and maintaining client relationships and communicating effectively with clients
Experience of working with Iris is a key advantage
Experience with cloud based systems such as Xero and Quickbooks.


ACCA qualified / part qualified

The Accounts Senior will have the below skills:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills

Personal Qualities

Enthusiastic with a positive attitude

About Haines Watts

Haines Watts is a Top 15 firm of chartered accountants who specialise in advising and supporting business owners. We support over 35,000 companies and business owners around the UK, which gives our clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and knowledge. Our fresh thinking and practical business approach underpin our values.


Send us a copy of your CV for this Accountant Vacancy. To find out more about Haines Watts Norwich visit our website.

Job Requirements

Accountant Vacancy - Full time based in Norwich