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Senior Accountant - Practice

Get Staffed Online Recruitment
Basildon, Essex, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
Jun 24, 2024

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Full Time
Senior Accountant - Practice

Are you a Qualified Accountant to ACCA / ACMA standard who is looking to progress.

Are youambitious yet frustrated because your route to achievingyour career and life goals are presently blockedor maybe you are not getting the recognition or rewarded appropriately for the results you are getting?

Do you love working with SME business owners, advising, helping and guiding them to greater business success. Are you striving to continually improve your performance and the success of your clients, but you are not getting the support or rewards that you deserve from your present employer?

Do you want to join an Established Business who wants to grow their business and with a defined career opportunity that has a route to becoming a partner in the firm.

Our client is an established and reputable Accountancy Practice based in Basildon who work with SME Business Owners in the SE area of the UK and beyond.

This is a new role for the business, so you will be an important part of a growing successful team who are focused on growing the business to the next level and will mean the opportunity to earn equity or for Business Career Growth for you within the business.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ownership and management of a portfolio of predominantly owner managed clients.
  • Client facing role - being the main point of contact for these clients.
  • Preparation of both Management and Financial Accounts.
  • Being the main contact for clients with respect to Corporation Tax and Personal Taxes.
  • Dealing with HMRC with respect to supporting clients' taxation requirements.

Results expected

  • All compliance deadlines to be met within internal deadlines.
  • Accounting work to be performed to a high level of accuracy.
  • Strong Client Relationships.
  • Continual improvement of internal processes and procedures.


  • A professional demeanour in both actions and language.
  • Team player - actively helping other team members.
  • Clear concise honest communication with clients and members of the team.
  • Takes responsibility and ownership of their actions and obligations.
  • Good use of time management in prioritisation of workload.

Skills & Experience

  • ACCA/ACMA qualification.
  • Excellent IT skills with a high level of Excel expertise.
  • Strong written and communication skills.
  • Experience of having worked within an Accounting Practise position.
  • Experience in producing Management Accounts, Financial Accounts, VAT and Corporation Tax Returns.
  • Experience in having managed a Portfolio of Clients.
  • Experience in client facing meetings.
  • Experience in dealing with HMRC.


  • A strong commercial approach to accounts production and tax planning.
  • Enthusiastic approach in helping to grow a business via the team and systems.
  • Friendly and helpful attitude towards clients and staff.

Salary & Benefits Package

  • £45K to £60K subject to experience.
  • 40 hours a week predominantly in the office.

Benefits they offer

  • World Class Training and Coaching support.
  • Team events.
  • Career Growth opportunities.
  • Partnership opportunities for right candidate.

If you want to join a well-established, Family Run Business and be a catalyst for their future growth, then this is the job for you.

Their selection process is unique in the marketplace and attracts motivated, productive team members, who they know will be successful and have a great career with them.

They look forward to hearing from you. Don't miss this opportunity.

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