Senior Accountant

Job title: Senior Accountant
Location: Southend on Sea
Industry: Insurance
Salary: £35,000
Reference: 1264
Contact name: Jodie Murray
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Job description

Boxtree have been exclusively retained to recruit for a Senior Accountant to join a fun, dynamic and extremely busy accounts function in Southend.


Working within the manufacturing and installation sector, you will have a robust personality that oozes confidence in decision making, cashflow and commercial foresight and know-how.




  • Practical problem solving, not just talking about it
  • Supporting the internal accounting team
  • Posting and reconciliation of accounts receivable and payable
  • Assisting in preparation of long term plans and forecasts both financial and commercial
  • Reconcile bank and control accounts
  • Control expenses throughout the business, with robust and firm processes 
  • Assist in preparation of cash flow statements
  • Work closely with the Managing director of the business
  • Strong personality with confidence if your own ability to speak your mind and deliver your opinion into workflow
  • Extremely forward thinking and accurate in detailed financial planning



  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to explain and comment on the numbers
  • Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
  • Capacity to work to strict deadlines
  • Ability to manage workload
  • Competence to work with external accountants



  • AAT qualified or ACA / ACCA part qualified



Please note that we expect a high response to this position if you have not had a response within the next 3 days please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.


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