Senior Accountant in Practice

Spear Recruitment
From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


SALARY: £28-32K

Really exciting opportunity for a qualified or QBE 'Practice senior’ to come and join a large accountancy practice based in Edgbaston, Birmingham.

Reporting directly to the relevant Partners the successful applicant will take ownership of their own portfolio. There is every possibility for future progression down the line.

Candidates should have the following attributes:-

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualification but for the right person QBE would be considered
  • At least 3-4 years’ experience of working in a professional accountancy practice
  • Managed a portfolio of clients previously or looking to be doing this in a new role
  • Experience in supervising juniors
  • Some tax experience
  • Computer skills but IRIS is a must
  • The successful candidate should show experience and competence in:

  • Producing accounts to finalisation stage
  • Working unsupervised
  • Planning their work and building a good rapport with their clients
  • Working to a high level of quality at all times by adhering to the firms set standards
  • Maintaining an awareness of the firm's specialist services
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • The following would not be essential, however, would be beneficial:

    • Experience with SAGE, Xero, Quickbooks and MS Office

    In addition to strong technical capability, my client is particularly keen to hear from those candidates based in the local area, and someone that possess strong, and polished communication skills, commercial acumen, and someone that will always represent the firm in a positive light.

    Salary is dependent upon experience and qualifications.

    This vacancy is being managed by Laura Farmer at Spear Recruitment Ltd.

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