Senior Accountant

Prestige Recruitment
Bermuda Park
£25,000 per annum
11 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


We have a vacancy for an Audit Senior/Accounts Senior based in either our Solihull or Coventry
office. This is a position which is a full-time role. The Audit Senior/Accounts Senior will report
to the Audit & Accounts Senior Manager.

The successful applicant will have the following skills and qualities:-
* qualified accountant by official qualification or experience
* self motivated, efficient and hard working
* pay attention to detail
* able to keep up-to-date with audit and accounting legislation and attend courses
* have knowledge of accounting and audit rules
* ideally, though not essentially, have experience using IRIS
* meticulous in maintaining records
* have good communication skills
* able to interact positively with staff at all levels
* confidential
* punctual
* able to take responsibility
* able to deal with deadlines
* articulate

The role will involve dealing with the following work:-
* plan the production of accounts ensuring junior staff are utilised efficiently
* oversee the completion of accounts jobs ensuring junior staff are assisted and
supported where the need arises
* review completed jobs as requested by the manager and review the work completed by
team members
* liaise with Directors on completed jobs as requested by a manager
* maintain effective communication with all interested parties on each job
* continually monitor the progress of work by junior staff and adapt the original plan as
Additional responsibilities:
* take responsibility for answering questions and queries on behalf of managers when they
are unavailable
* 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 for them
to carry out the tasks being asked of them
* any other reasonable tasks as requested by a manager or Director.

Due to the high volume of application we receive only successful candidates will be contacted.