Senior Accountant / Finance Team Leader

England, Dorset, Poole
£48000 - £52000 per annum
07 May 2021
14 May 2021
JN -052021-2572027
Zuzanna Radkiewicz
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

A position has arisen to recruit a Senior Accountant on a full-time permanent basis in Dorset.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a finance professional who enjoys a challenge and keeping busy, with dedication to the organisation for the long term helping to drive the business forward.

Client Details

My client are a unique leader in the field of technology and security, looking to make new additions into their small yet growing finance team.

This is an ideal position for a finance professional who has experience in both financial and management accounting, can work closely with the Group Controller on ensuring the day-to-day accounting runs smoothly and in line with company pillars and forward thinking strategy.


  • Take ownership of the day-to-day accounting working closely to the Group Financial Controller
  • Lead and mentor a small team of two in positively influencing study support and achieving / monitoring KPI's
  • Support on preparation of statutory accounts and complete corporate tax returns and quarterly VAT returns as required
  • Support on providing weekly cash flow forecasts in line with budget comparisons
  • Production of monthly management accounts (preparing reports, budgets, commentaries, and financial statements)
  • Take charge of quarterly forecast and annual budgets
  • Suggest process improvements / recommendations on key financial processes
  • Get stuck in various projects for the finance function including implementation of new ERP system
  • Ad-hoc analysis as required


  • Fully Qualified Accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA with minimum 3 years PQE
  • Experience in mentoring / managing a small team
  • Ideally, previous experience working within an SME environment
  • Clear experience of management & financial accounting
  • Hands on approach, ability to positively influence and support others across the team and business
  • Previous experience using Netsuite / Oracle (desired but not essential)

Job Offer

Competitive salary, opportunity to join the business during positive change and growth strategy.

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