Senior Accountant - Team Leader

Senior Accountant - Team Leader

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Senior Accountant - Team Leader - Reading - Up to £65,000 per annum, plus benefits

Wade Macdonald are working with a fantastic organisation based in Reading town centre, with the recruitment of Team Leaders within their Finance function.

Reporting directly to the Business Unit Leader, you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering a professional service to a portfolio of clients

  • Ownership of accounting output

  • Managing the workflow of the team on a day to day basis

  • Maintaining a high standard of service and keeping close liaisons with clientele

  • Managing the effectiveness of accounting technical resources

  • Managing team billing

  • Manage, motivate and develop staff


Skills and qualifications required:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)

  • Multi discipline awareness

  • Business risk aware

  • Client service orientated

  • Strong people and team management skills, especially to develop people by motivating and coaching

  • Capable of managing a small team

  • Good written and oral communication

  • Willingness to build relationships and to influence positively at all levels

  • Able to use own initiative and identify issues

Senior Accountant - Team Leader - Reading - Up to £65,000 per annum, plus benefits

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.