Senior Accountant job in St Albans - prestigious role working directly with 2 of the firm’s Partners

St Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary dependent on experience and skill set - guide range £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
09 Nov 2017
09 Dec 2017
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Senior Accountant job in Hertfordshire 

Are you a career focused and passionate Senior Accountant looking to progress within your career and deliver exceptional results? Are you frustrated at the lack of progression in your current firm?

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are currently looking for an experienced Senior Accountant (ACCA/ACA qualified/part qualified) who is looking to develop their skillset and gain management exposure.

Our client who is based in Hertfordshire, is a successful and passionate accountancy firm who are looking for an ACCA/ACA qualified/part qualified Senior Accountant with a minimum of three years’ experience of working within a public practice accountancy firm and some previous supervisory experience. This will be the perfect job opportunity for a Senior Accountant looking to progress to Partner Designate level, the ideal candidate will be career focused and thrive on being challenged.

To be successful in this Senior Accountant Job you will need to be highly client focused and a confident communicator. You will be capable of handling accounts preparation and tax work independently.  Leadership skills are important for this role as the successful Senior Accountant will be supervising and being involved in the training and development of junior staff.

The Senior Accountant job in St Albans is a prestigious role working directly with two of the firm’s partners, acting as a conduit between them and their client base. You will need to be able to perform at a high level of efficiency, delivering a range of compliance and consultancy led work including ad hoc projects. A general practice background with audit, accounts and tax experience is essential.

An established accountancy firm in St Albans, our client provides accountancy, audit and taxation services to individuals, companies and partnerships. This Hertfordshire accountancy firm takes pride in providing exceptional results for their clients, making sure they aim to deliver consistent and a proactive service.

We are sure that you will find this Senior Accountant job in Hertfordshire the perfect opportunity to progress your career as part of an ambitious and dynamic firm.

 The main responsibilities for this Senior Accountant job include:

  • Accounts preparation for Limited Companies, Sole Traders, Partnerships, LLP’s & Charities
  • Managing a diverse portfolio of clients
  • Credit control activities
  • Working closely with the partners
  • Liaising with clients advising them on accounting systems and processes
  • Supervision of junior staff
  • Compilation of accounts in statutory format
  • Bookkeeping activities

The perfect Senior Accountant will be ACCA/ACA qualified/part qualified with a minimum of three years’ experience working within a busy public practice accountancy firm and have a proven track record of delivering exceptional results to a range of clients.

This is a Senior Accountant job ideally suited to those who can effectively manage trainees whilst being capable of handling accounts preparation and tax and audit work independently.

Qualities required for the job role include;

  • Strong organisation and time management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superb technical ability
  • Problem-solving approach
  • The ability to manage trainees
  • Willingness to undertake further training

To find out about more Senior Accountant jobs in Hertfordshire 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.

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