Senior Accountant

Posted 10 June by REED
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A small accountancy practice in central Colchester, part of a dynamic national network, has an exciting opportunity for a qualified accountant to deal with all aspects of accountancy, taxation and client relationships.

We are looking for a flexible, dynamic, driven individual to join a small friendly team.

About the role

This is a pivotal role in the business with a high degree of autonomy, reporting to the practice owner. This new role will ensure a high level of technical expertise and quality service is provided to an expanding client base. It is anticipated that the right candidate will play a significant part in growing the business with good opportunities to progress within the business.

The role will provide:

  • A varied workload with a diverse client base including local businesses and individuals
  • Opportunities to liaise with clients at all levels and manage a portfolio of clients
  • Excellent ongoing training and CPD
  • Opportunity to develop the practice, assist staff and enhance processes and systems
  • A national network proving technical and business development support
  • Develop marketing leading services with latest practice software
  • Opportunity to meet potential new clients
  • Assisting with practice management and deputising for practice owner

The suitable candidate must have:

  • ACCA qualification or equivalent
  • Extensive practice experience
  • Good up to date technical knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills and be able to develop relationships with clients
  • Ability to take responsibility for all aspects of technical work
  • Good IT experience including practice management software, Quickbooks, Sage and Xero
  • Ability to adapt to new software, systems and regulatory changes

Work will include providing the full range of accountancy work including:

  • Limited company accounts
  • Sole traders
  • Self-assessment tax returns
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Payroll / CIS

If you feel you have the skills and experience to be successful in this role then apply today!

Required skills

  • ACCA

Reference: 38178156

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