Practice Accountant

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  • Salary:
    negotiable / negotiable per annum depending on experience
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  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Practice Accountant
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Debbie Burbage Recruitment is proud to exclusively partner with an esteemed independent accountancy practice based in a charming village location in Northampton. Our client is known for their excellent staff retention, supportive work environment, and relaxed atmosphere. They prioritise a culture where no one is put under undue pressure but maintain a clear expectation for performance and delivering outstanding service to their diverse clientele. Our client is also dedicated to fostering professional growth and ensuring that everyone feels valued in their role.

As an Accountant, you’ll play a crucial role in delivering comprehensive accounting services. You will be responsible for preparing financial statements, managing client relationships, and providing strategic advice tailored to each client’s needs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and review financial statements and tax returns
  • Liaise with clients to understand their financial goals and provide personalised advice
  • Support the development of junior staff and ensure compliance with accounting standards
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement best practices
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts and other business reports
  • Assist with audits when required

The Candidate

We are seeking an ACA or ACCA-qualified accountant who brings valuable experience gained within an accountancy practice. This role calls for someone who communicates effortlessly and prioritises client relationships, while also demonstrating proficiency in accounting software. You’ll thrive working autonomously and will also enjoy contributing to our client’s collaborative, supportive team environment.


  • Salary: £negotiable per annum depending on experience
  • Bonus: Annual bonus
  • Holidays: 24 plus statutory days
  • Hours: 8.45am – 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • Other Benefits: 5 days paid sick leave (annually), can also be allocated towards caring for sick dependants

Debbie Burbage Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and diversity.  Candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. We are a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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