Senior Accountant

  • Job Reference: 1468
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Redhill
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: General Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Ryan Tresidder

Job Description

Join This Firm as a Senior Accountant/Client Manager!

This firm, a reputable accountancy practice located in Redhill, Surrey, is currently seeking a talented and experienced Senior Accountant/Client Manager to join their dedicated team.

Role Overview:

As a Senior Accountant/Client Manager, you will be responsible for managing a varied portfolio of clients, providing high-quality accounting services, and ensuring exceptional client satisfaction. Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Client Management: Acting as the main point of contact for a diverse portfolio of clients, building strong relationships and providing expert advice on accounting and tax matters.

  2. Accounting Services: Overseeing the preparation of year-end accounts, management accounts, and VAT returns for clients, ensuring accuracy and compliance with relevant regulations.

  3. Taxation: Providing tax planning advice and ensuring clients' tax liabilities are managed efficiently.

  4. Audit (Optional): While some minimal auditing may be involved, exposure can be given to candidates lacking audit experience. This includes assisting with audit engagements and gaining valuable audit experience under the guidance of senior team members.

  5. Team Leadership: Mentoring and supporting junior team members, providing guidance and feedback to aid in their professional development.

  6. Practice Development: Contributing to the development of the firm through involvement in marketing activities, such as networking and client referrals.

Requirements:

  • ACA/ACCA qualified with significant experience in a similar role within an accountancy practice firm.
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge, with the ability to prepare year-end accounts, management accounts, and VAT returns.
  • Experience in providing tax advice and managing clients' tax affairs.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to build strong client relationships.
  • Audit experience is desirable but not essential; exposure can be given to the right candidate.

Why Join This Firm?

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Convenient location in Redhill, Surrey, with easy access to transportation and amenities.
  • Exposure to a varied portfolio of clients and the opportunity to gain valuable audit experience if desired.