Senior Accountant

Role: Permanent full time
Location: Ashbourne & Hybrid working if required
Salary: Competitive salary, negotiable dependent on experience
Closing Date: Friday 5th April 2024

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Accounts Senior to join the expanding Accounts team at Coates and Partners in Ashbourne.

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of statutory accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • Preparation of bookkeeping, VAT returns and management accounts
  • Preparation of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns
  • Reviewing and finalising accounts and taxation
  • Client facing - liaising with clients and HMRC
  • Prioritising workload effectively to meet deadlines

We are looking for someone with excellent accounting skills who

  • Has experience working within an accountancy practice and the preparation of financial statements
  • Is ACA or ACCA qualified. AAT qualified with experience would be considered.
  • Has experience working with cloud based bookkeeping software
  • Is a team player with a strong work ethic
  • Has own transport
  • Has knowledge and experience of Xero, Quickbooks, Sage, Digita and Excel software


  • We offer a fantastic work/life flexible working policy
  • 30 days annual leave including statutory bank holidays and additional time off for Shrovetide
  • Additional day off for your birthday
  • Smart casual dress
  • Private medical insurance

To apply, please email with your c.v. and covering letter.