Senior Accountant / Supervisor

Recruiter
Public Practice Recruitment
Location
Lancashire
Salary
Up to £45k dependent on skill set and experience
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an exceptional Senior Accountant who is looking for a role with progression where you can develop your management skills and create a long-lasting impact on the business?

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd have the perfect opportunity for a Senior Accountant (ACA/ACCA qualified/part qualified) with a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working with a public practice accountancy firm.

This Senior Accountant / Supervisor Job in Preston will be the perfect opportunity for a hardworking and enthusiastic accountant who is committed to providing a 1st class client service. Not only will the successful candidate require the ambition to develop and progress, you will also need to demonstrate a confident approach to problem solving and be highly organised.  

Additional leadership abilities are desirable in this role as you will be managing/overviewing small teams. You need to be highly capable and confident to lead a small team to achieve successful results.

Our client based in Lancashire is a well-established and independent accountancy firm providing Accounting & Corporate Advisory services for specialist sectors including Leisure and Healthcare. With offices dotted over the UK, they have an enviable reputation for providing quality services designed to improve business performance and profitability. This outstanding Lancashire accountancy firm have an excellent track record in providing staff with the training and development they need.

There is the potential within this Senior Accountant / Supervisor Job to progress to a Client Manager position going forwards.

The responsibilities for the Senior Accountant / Supervisor job based in Lancashire include:

  • Responsibility for planning, field work and completion of accounts for a mixed portfolio of clients
  • Preparing statutory accounts for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders
  • Supervising accounts assistants on site ensuring assignments are completed on time
  • Monitoring of jobs in progress and billing

The ideal Accountant for the Senior Accountant / Supervisor job based in Preston will be ACA/ACCA qualified/part qualified with a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working within an accountancy firm. You will have experience of supervising/training staff on accounts assignments, developing client relationships and identifying the correct services to offer clients.

Relevant skills should include:

  • Knowledge and experience of accounting standards
  • Experience in liaising with a wide range of clients
  • Strong IT skills
  • Experience in supervising/training staff
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A solution focused attitude

Do you feel your skills and experience are a tailored fit to what this pro-active firm are looking for?

To find out about more Senior Accountant jobs in Lancashire please contact us today. Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting within Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.