Accounts Senior - Agriculture

Location Kettering, Northamptonshire, England
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Starting salary between £35,000 - £39,000 dependant on level of experience
Contact name: Ollie O'Driscoll

Contact email: ollie@agrifj.co.uk
Job ref: 14770 OO
Published: 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

​Accounts Senior - Agriculture

Location of the Job: Kettering

The Company: Our client is a growing independent accounting and business advisory firm. They provide tailored audit, accounting, payroll, taxation and business advice across diverse sectors including Agriculture. They work closely with their clients to delivery carefully planned and clever solutions that are bespoke to their individual needs.

The Industry: Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors.

The Job Role Details:

As an Accounts Senior within agriculture you will be working on your own initiative and as part of a small team to ensure that clients financial affairs are kept up to date and managed appropriately.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Taking responsibility and ownership of your own work and deadline management.

  • Take responsibility as “Lead staff” for a small portfolio of clients, being their day to day point of contact and ensuring the work runs smoothly, being a key link between manager and client and identifying additional work that can be billed.

  • Preparation and review of accounts, VAT returns and tax computations from client records, for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.

  • Assisting clients with their financial record keeping

  • Preparation of corporation tax returns, personal tax returns, capital gains tax computations, IHT and other specific actions where necessary

  • Networking and business generation

  • Supporting managers and partners as part of a focussed client service team

  • Training and mentoring junior members of the team.

Ideal Person Skills & Qualifications:

  • ACA / ACCA fully or part-qualified, or AAT qualified (or equivalent experience)

  • Experience in preparing accounts and related business tax computations

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Willingness to learn and consider the bigger picture

  • Proven verbal and written communication skills

Additional Information: This is a permanent, full-time position.

Salary Package: A basic salary of £35,000 - £39,000 per year depending on experience.

Plus Benefits: Flexible working, Health insurance, Progression opportunities, Medical cash plan, Fantastic culture, Regular staff social events + many more

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to; Ollie@agriFJ.co.uk

We thank all applicants who apply for this role. However, please be advised that only those short listed for an interview will be contacted. Please be assured that your job application will be managed in complete confidence and your personal details will not be passed to any third party without your prior permission.

Agricultural and Farming Jobs are an established specialist Agricultural Recruitment business with offices based in rural Worcestershire. We have a specialist and dedicated Headhunting Recruitment Division as well as a specialist Jobs Advertising Division. We recruit specifically for all roles within the Agricultural industry and support the recruitment needs of all related clients including; Farms, Agricultural Machinery, Fresh Produce, Food, Horticultural, Equestrian, Finance and Veterinary companies on an International basis. We offer an exceptional service with a personable, yet highly professional approach.