Senior Financial Accountant

Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chris Silk

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    CRS / 007_1601998564

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Senior Financial Accountant - Reading - Paying up to £65,000 DOE

Wade Macdonald are partnering with a fantastic, globally-recognised organisation based in Reading with the recruitment of a Senior Financial Accountant. This brand new role within the forward-thinking organisation will be pivotal with preparing, examining and analysing financial reports and records.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified individual looking to take the next step in their career.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Examine financial records and accounting statements.
  • Collect tax-related documents and discuss financial status with clients
  • Calculate taxes owed and prepare tax returns; submit tax returns on time and track payments or refunds
  • Analyse accounting systems used by businesses to look for inaccuracies and potential improvements
  • Create efficient methods for accounting and financial record-keeping and help business clients to implement them
  • Work with business managers to assess financial status and identify methods for cost-reduction and efficiency improvements
  • Attend meetings with individual and business clients
  • Present findings or suggestions both in writing and verbally
  • Understand and adhere to all financial and accounting regulations and legislation
  • Disclose or report financial activities to government authorities as necessary

What are we looking for?

  • Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA) or equivalent
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a reporting role
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good IT skills, namely Excel

Senior Financial Accountant - Reading - Paying up to £65,000 DOE

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.