Senior Accountant

Job Title: Senior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 13890393/001_1607948749
Contact Name: Jack Hughes
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 14, 2020 12:26

Job Description

Senior Accountant role with a brilliant Independent Accountancy practice on the outskirts of Reading.

Client Details

My client are a small practice based just outside of Reading. They are currently undergoing a period of change and are doing a lot to move towards using online accounting packages. Their client base has a good variation in terms of size and sector and there is a good opportunity to grow this going forwards.


  • Plan the production of any accounts ensuring junior staff are utilised efficiently and consistently approach each job with a team mentality
  • Oversee the completion of accounts jobs ensuring junior staff are assisted and supported where needed
  • Liaise with practice manager on completed jobs
  • Maintain effective communication with all stakeholders- internal and external
  • Take full responsibility for client contact in your portfolio; answering all queries and attending client visits as when necessary
  • Attend marketing/networking events and business developments activities as requested by the Directors.
  • Ensure all junior staff in the team receive the required level of on-the-job training


The successful candidate will be:

  • QBE or Qualified ACCA / ACA.
  • At least 4 years general practice experience across Accounts and Tax.
  • Comfortable talking to clients in an advisory capacity

Job Offer

On offer is a very competitive salary and benefits