Senior Management Accountant

Location: Sutton, Surrey
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
REF: BBBH223999_1535640877

A top 10 accountancy practice is growing their Sutton based Accounting & Outsourcing business and is in need of an experienced candidate to join their team. You will be part of a team of expert advisors who build bespoke solutions across a range of disciplines, according to client needs, from simply preparing annual statutory accounts to a more comprehensive fully bespoke payroll or taxation solution.

Responsbilities:-

  • Taking full responsibility for the oversight and maintenance of client accounting records and preparing management accounts for your own portfolio of clients.
  • Reporting in a timely and accurate manner to client queries.
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for clients, including consolidated accounts and consolidation workings
  • Communicating effectively with our offices in other countries to increase cross-referred business.
  • Keeping Manager informed of job progress and any issues arising.
  • Mentoring, supervising and training junior staff in the team.
  • Raising the profile of the firm by ensuring clients are fully satisfied by the service and support they receive and that they are aware of all other services.
  • Liaising with other departments for specialist advice.
  • Preparation of HMRC returns.
  • Communicating and dealing with clients and colleagues professionally and courteously.

Requirements:-

  • Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA) or equivalent
  • Strong organisational and process skills
  • Experienced in managing a team and developing the next generation of staff
  • Significant experience of the preparation of management accountants and statutory accounts
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Excel numerical and IT skills
  • Have both an accounts and broad tax knowledge base
  • Experience of different accounting packages e.g. Sage Line 50, Xero, NetSuite, SAP, BusinessOne, Caseware will be useful

If this opportunity is of interest, please apply with your updated CV.