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Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 13975592/001_1551374611
Contact Name: Alicja Gogol
Contact Email: alicjagogol@michaelpage.com
Job Published: February 28, 2019 17:23

Job Description

Great opportunity for a Senior Accountant to join a leading accountancy firm and become a key addition to their team, with fantastic progression prospects.

Client Details

This leading firm of chartered accountants based in Chelmsford, has been experiencing very positive growth mostly through organic means. Their client base ranges across various industry sectors, including OMBs, construction, entertainment, retail etc. As a firm they believe in putting their team and clients first, have a great family feel and recognise the importance of a happy workforce. Clear career progression prospects are on offer, as you develop within this firm and role.

Description

  • Manage work flow within the team/outsourcing and attend planning meetings
  • Dealing with a varied client portfolio (T/O up to £5million) including OMBs, property investors, property developers, agricultural, retail etc.
  • Review a wide range of accounts - Limited, sole trader, partnership, LLP's etc. Identifying and making adjustments where necessary
  • Management, review and preparation of personal tax and corporation tax returns
  • Finalising accounts under the overall control of the director
  • Supporting the team with more complex accounts work e.g. intercompany transactions, FRS102 etc
  • Regular client contact
  • Team management, identifying any training needs, ensuring cohesion amongst the close knit team
  • Identify cross selling opportunities
  • Opportunity to be involved in ad-hoc client projects

Profile

To be considered for this Senior Accountant opportunity, you must be ACCA or ACA qualified with a career background in an accountancy firm. Iris and Xero knowledge would be an advantage, but not essential.

Job Offer

The successful Senior Accountant will receive a highly competitive salary dependent on experience, together with progression opportunities and flexible working.