Accountant/Assistant Accountant Vacancy

We are expanding and are looking for an experienced Accountant/Assistant Accountant to join our friendly accountancy practice in West Kirby. 

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to develop your career in practice and for the right candidate there are real opportunities for progression within the firm. The successful candidate will be working on a diverse, exciting and interesting client base from the start and will gain access to a broad range of responsibilities to help develop their practical experience.

The successful candidate will ideally have at least 2 years practice experience, have a strong work ethic and be committed to delivering the best service to our clients and firm.  They should possess good IT skills, excellent organisational and communication skills and have a proactive and self-starting attitude.

Support and training as required will be provided by our friendly, fully qualified and experienced team and a study/training package may also be available depending on the successful candidate’s background. 

The key areas of responsibility for this position are:

  • Preparation of limited company and sole trader accounts
  • Bookkeeping
  • Payroll and P11D’s
  • VAT returns
  • Personal and corporation tax returns

Past audit experience would be seen as a benefit as we have a growing number of audit clients and there may be scope for an element of audit work for the right candidate at certain times of the year.  Experience of using Xero and CCH is also an advantage.

The role will be principally based at our office in West Kirby but, as and when required, work will also be undertaken at our clients’ offices. 

Salary £Market rate (dependent on experience and qualifications).  20 days holiday plus bank holidays plus 3 extra days for Christmas shutdown, discretionary bonus arrangement and commission on new work you bring in to the firm.

Hours – 37.5 per week but will also consider those looking for a part time role with a minimum of 24 hours a week ideally.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your CV to Rosie Evans at  We look forward to hearing from you!