Senior Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
17 Aug 2019
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity for a senior accountant in a top 10 accountancy firm

Your new company
This top 10, award winning, Chartered Accountancy firm has been established for over 80 years and based in Central London. This firm has had staggeringly high revenue and profit reports in recent years and has shown continuous growth and progress within the market. This firm is underpinned by four core values that they strive to include in every part of the day-to-day running.

Your new role
This business adviser role will require you to work closely with senior members of the team to provide outstanding services to clients while being the face-to-face contact for these clients. You will be analysing and reviewing data to clients about their position in the market and provide excellent support and guidance to them. Key responsibilities include:
  • The preparation and review of management accounts for various clients using a variety of software
  • Preparation of statutory accounts in accordance to correct accounting frameworks
  • Monitoring and reviewing client data and providing support, guidance and advice
  • Ensuring that accounts are ready for audit - internal or external
  • Understanding clients needs and building strong rapport
  • Meeting clients face-to-face and ensuring regular communication
  • Delegation and supervision of junior members of the team

What you'll need to succeed
In order to successfully proceed with this role, is it essential that you have previous knowledge of working with clients within an accountancy firm. You should have strong management accounts and statutory accounts skills with a strong portfolio behind you. You should have sound knowledge of differing accounting packages, desirably in Xero. You will also ideally also have a sound understanding of Microsoft Office, especially in Excel. You will also ideally show enthusiasm for progression within this top 10 accountancy firm and be able to supervise and delegate to more junior members of staff.

What you'll get in return
This firm allows you to carve your own career path with their support and guidance while also being challenged to uncover your best potential. Along with this, this firm has numerous benefits that include a generous holiday scheme that allows you to build holiday throughout your time at the firm and other packages that include travel and dentist insurance. This forward-thinking firm offers the chance to take 10 days leave to fulfil charitable duties that run alongside their four core values. This reputable firm also offers a progression plan, so you will be able to track, meet and exceed your target in your career.

What you need to do now
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