Senior Accountant

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Salary icon £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Location icon Colchester , Essex

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Senior Accountant Job Vacancy

What does your dream role look like? Does it have variety, flexibility, and a set path to progression?

If so, we strongly urge you to consider this Senior Accountant job in Colchester.

We’re looking for someone who can confidently build enhanced relationships with colleagues and clients, and who is a proactive problem solver able to handle complex accounting and tax queries.

Are you a driven candidate who is keen to hit the ground running as part of an experienced, supportive, and inclusive team?

If so, you could secure an impressive pay and perks package along with a tailored career growth plan and defined route to progression.

Don’t let this fantastic opportunity pass you by. Apply today to take a step towards this Senior Accountant job in Colchester.

  • Support a wide variety of clients across accounts preparation and tax computations, monitoring the commercial aspects of portfolio management.
  • Working closely with the senior management team to ensure expectations, deadlines, and budgets are being met across the portfolio.
  • Supporting junior accountants by reviewing work and providing training.
  • Building strong rapport with clients, proactively handling queries and problem solving.
  • Preparation of management accounts, VAT, and other general accounting duties.
  • Keeping a keen eye on news and regulations that could impact your work or the wider firm.
  • Identifying improvements to processes to increase accuracy and efficiency.
  • Champion your own professional development, regularly undertaking training opportunities.
About this firm

This Senior Accountant job is on offer with a reputable firm in Colchester that supports a varied client portfolio with an established presence across the UK.

Fostering a supportive and inclusive team culture, this highly regarded accountancy practice in Essex is an employer of choice for accountants at all levels.

With ambitious growth plans, this experienced team is looking for a driven candidate who can champion service excellence and support the firm’s ongoing success.

Benefit from:
  • £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • Full time, permanent position
  • Part-time would be considered on a pro rata basis
  • 27 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Enhanced company pension
  • Life assurance
  • Medical plan
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Tailored professional development
  • Inclusive company values
  • Plus more
Job Requirements
  • ACCA or ACA qualified or equivalent.
  • Proven track record across accounting, tax, and financial reporting.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong up-to-date technical accounting knowledge.
  • Good attention to detail and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Self-motivated and able to oversee workflow.
  • A team player able to bring out the best in others.
About Public Practice Recruitment Ltd

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd recruits high-calibre accounting professionals at all levels for tax, accounts, and auditor jobs on both a permanent and temporary basis for accountancy firms.

Specialising solely in accountancy recruitment, Public Practice Recruitment Ltd regularly has new auditor jobs and accountancy jobs in Colchester and has a superb track record of meeting and exceeding expectations for accountants looking for their next accounting role.?

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