Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: 40000 - 55000
Reference: FGR/1726
Contact Name: Lisa Wintrip
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2020 15:24

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to work in a senior role with plenty of scope to progress in a truly forward thinking independent firm of Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisers.   

Our client is in an exciting period of growth and has demonstrated immense success during recent years, they are currently looking to make a strategic hire. Your expertise in both Accounts and Audit will be very valuable to assist in the further development of the team members as well as the client base.

* Full statutory accounts preparation for a wide range of clients typically Owner Managed Businesses and some Groups
* Preparation of some monthly and quarterly management accounts for a selection of clients
* Plenty of project work, client liaison and advising clients on a number of accounting areas to include; incorporation, shareholder remuneration and all accounting advice relevant to entrepreneurial business owners

The portfolio is of a significant size, coupled with the overseeing of staff (relevant review work) will make this a busy and challenging role particularly as the firm continues to grow.  

The role will suit an accounting professional who is ACA Qualified with some relevant post qualification experience.

You may be currently working as a Supervisor or  Manager in a larger firm and seek a move to develop your professional career in a more autonomous environment. Or perhaps you are in a smaller independent firm and have reached a "glass ceiling" and need to make a move to another firm to engineer real growth for your career.

You will enjoy working in a highly professional and energetic environment and have relevant experience of advising similar types of clients coupled with strong knowledge of regulatory requirements.

The salary band of £40,000 to £55,000 has been set by Fletcher George as a guide and a generous benefits package is also offered. 

Fletcher George is a Leatherhead based financial recruiter.  We specialise in placing candidates resident and wishing to work in Surrey and South West London.  Our team have over 50 years of experience recruiting Accounting and Tax professionals in the local area.

We aim to offer all registered candidates a first class service based on our local knowledge and specialist relationships.

Please do apply for this role and we will assess your suitability for the role and will be prompt to make contact where relevant. Sometimes we may consider your application is more suited to other roles we have registered and we may also consider your application for more than one role.

Fletcher George is acting as an Employment Agency and we aim to respond to all candidates relevant for the role within a 48 hour working period.

Referrals are welcome – you can receive up to £500 of Amazon vouchers when we successfully place your referral, just make sure they mention you when they register. The full details of Fletcher George’s referral scheme is on our website.