Accounts Semi Senior

Main Purpose of Job

Preparation of annual and management accounts, assisting with VAT Return preparation as required.


Responsible to: The Partner & Accounts Manager

Liaise with: Manager and Practice Manager in connection with duties associated with the position.

Main Tasks of Job


  • Preparation of accounts to draft stage for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies for review by manager/partner.
  • Preparation of accounts from clients records manual, cashbook, spreadsheets
  • Preparation of accounts from clients computerised records – Xero, Sage, Quickbooks
  • To ensure the file is completed to the firm’s “standard of file”
  • Liaising with clients to obtain missing information and resolving queries.
  • Preparation of tax computations

When Required


  • Obtain the required information from clients in order to write up clients books both manually and computerised
  • Liaising with clients where necessary.

VAT Returns:-

  • Preparation of VAT Returns from computerised and manual records
  • Dealing with different VAT schemes
  • Liaising with clients where necessary.

Other Administrative Tasks:-

  • Undertake any technical in house or external training in order to keep technically up to date with legislation and best practice.
  • Carry out such further tasks as may from time to time be delegated to you.

Software Skills

  • Accounts preparation package – preferably Iris
  • Business Tax preparation package – preferably Iris
  • Bookkeeping packages-Xero, Sage, Quickbooks,
  • Microsoft office- Excel, email


Please send your CV and a covering letter to with the subject line of “Why I want to join Turner Accountants” and tell us why you think you’re right for this role.

Absolutely no agencies, please. There will be no exceptions so please don't contact us.

Company Benefits

  • Expanding firm
  • Always looking to improve
  • Opportunities to further career
  • Always willing to listen to team member ideas
  • Weekly team meeting
  • Approachable management
  • Friendly atmosphere to work in
  • Relaxed but focused ambience
  • 28 days holiday plus Christmas Eve
  • Working hours 9.00 to 5.15 (with 1 hour lunch)
  • Closed from 23rd December to 1 January
  • Time owing in Lieu system