Accountant - Practice

Job Title: Accountant - Practice
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
Reference: 3949101_1615987584
Contact Name: Lucy Bureau
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2021 13:26

Job Description

Technical qualified accountant from practice

Our client is a fast growing, independent firm of Chartered Accountants focused on providing superior tax, accounting, and consulting services, their fabulous new offices in Winnersh are home to a dynamic bunch of driven, diverse, and hard-working people whose shared belief in delivering the best for their clients. They are able to offer a candidate a big corporate experience with a more hands-on SME feel. Rapidly growing, it is a great time to join this team.

The role of Senior Accountant/Manager sits within the Financial Reporting & Compliance team and the main duties include:-

  • Financial Accounting, Reporting including preparation of statutory accounts using IFRS, UK GAAP for Ltd Cos, Sole traders and partnerships, charities, academies and LLPs ensuring all relevant disclosures are included and correct.
  • Statutory accounts and corporation tax return preparation
  • Leading and developing a team of direct reports
  • Perform ad hoc analysis and projects as requested.

To be successful in this Senior Accountant/Manager you will have a high attention to details, excellent time management as well as the following:

  • Fully qualified accountant ACA or ACCA, ideally 2-5 years post qualified
  • Experience working in a practice environment
  • Statutory accounts and corporation tax returns experience
  • Experience managing and leading a team
  • Strong knowledge of financial accounting and reporting

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at