Senior Accountant

Quest Employment
United Kingdom
70000.00 GBP Annual
07 Jun 2024
05 Jul 2024
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title / Position: Senior Accountant Job Ref no: AF – CA

Position Type: Permanent

Branch Location: Recruitment agency in Corby

Work Location: Kettering

Up to GBP70,000

Shifts / Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm, 37.5 hours per week

Job Description:

Are you an accomplished accountant with a proven track record in practice accountancy? Are you looking for a dynamic role where your expertise is valued, and your efforts are rewarded? Look no further, because we have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are seeking an experienced accountant to join our client's team and take on a pivotal role in their organization. As the chosen candidate, you will enjoy unparalleled progression opportunities and quarterly bonuses based on your stellar performance.

Key Responsibilities:

This is a pivotal role, overseeing, and optimising the operational process and best practices to ensure quality, accuracy, efficiency, consistency, and stick to time lines within the relevant teams.

  • Process improvement: Lead initiatives to enhance our accounting processes, ensuring efficiency and accuracy across the board.
  • Accounting expertise: Serve as the resident expert on financial accounting principles, standards, and principles.
  • Develop best practices: Research, develop, and implement best practices in financial management, accounting, and reporting to enhance the efficiency.
  • Review of internal processes: Conduct regular reviews of financial processes and adhere to best practice.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with different departments to ensure maximum efficiency.
  • Tax and compliance: Be responsible for tax and compliance across all clients.
  • Streamlining processes: Identify inefficiencies in existing processes and implement solutions to increase effectiveness of the financial department.
  • Training and guidance: Identify training needs within teams and ensure that there are delivered and reviewed on a regular basis.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • ACCA, ACA, ACMA, CTA or CIMA qualification
  • Several years of experience in a practice accountancy environment
  • Proven experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and experience of driving process improvement
  • Proficiency in Xero, Sage, and QuickBooks
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel

Quest Employment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for temporary recruitment.

Date Advertised: 07 June 2024 Date Closes: 31 December 2024

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