Senior Accountant

SJD Accountancy

Posted: 11/02/2020

Hemel Hempstead

Full time

£29,000 - £33,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Accountant with demonstrable practice experience to join our SJD Accountancy business in Hemel Hempstead.

Why join us?

An opportunity to be mentored by an established Team Manager who can give you the experience and knowledge required to successfully move into a management position

Study support towards ACCA (inside of work time!) as well as the opportunity to enrol for other relevant professional qualifications

Quarterly appraisals which give our Accountants the opportunity to fast-track their career

Free parking and excellent public transport links

An excellent culture which includes a ‘dress down’ dress code, additional days holiday for your birthday as well as regular incentives and activities across offices.

This is a rare opportunity within our SJD Accountancy brand. You will have the opportunity to work across two teams of personable and high-performing accountants who provide a great level of service to our clients.

Responsibilities include but aren’t limited too:

Supporting the teams of Accountants, and Team Managers, to continuously deliver the agreed level of service

Training, coaching and mentoring apprentices and Junior Accountants

Quality control and file reviews of colleagues

Supporting Accountants with more complex accounting scenarios

Supporting the Team Managers with all operational matters around the teams such as appraisals and disciplinaries

The ideal Senior Accountant will have the following experience/skills:

Due to the level of this role, it is essential that you have experience within an accountancy practice

Part-qualified/ Qualified accountant (ACCA/ ATT) or equivalent commercial experience

Experience of mentoring junior team members

An understanding of IR35 and an ability to discuss this with clients and colleagues

An ability to prepare accounts, VAT returns, corporation tax, SATR and payroll

SJD Accountancy is the UK’s largest specialist provider of fixed fee, limited company accountancy services to contractors and freelancers. It is part of the Optionis Group which is the market-leading provider of accountancy, tax and umbrella employment solutions to contractors and small businesses across a range of sectors within the UK.

We are looking to interview for this position over the next week, so please send your application without delay to avoid missing out.

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