SENIOR PRACTICE ACCOUNTANT WEST MIDLANDS FULL TIMEReference JO##### ######Accountancy Elite have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Accountant to join an established independent practice based in the Birmingham area. The firm offer a personal, tailored approach to clients, so the ideal candidate must possess fantastic client interaction skills and be willing to go the extra mile. Our client have been established more than 10 years, looking after a variety of clients in the area. They offer a range of services allowing clients to benefit from in house specialists and the very latest accounting software.The ideal candidate will not only possess the required skill sets & qualifications but they will also have a real drive to grow within the company. The candidate will be required to manage a team of 68, made up of Semi Senior & Apprentices. They will be responsible for managing their own portfolio, in addition to monitoring their team to ensure that deadlines are achieved. The candidate must have experience in managing a team, and being able to review each member by setting individual targets then monitoring them to make sure they achieve them. THE ROLEManaging a portfolio of clients varying across multiple industriesResponsible for a team of 68 junior members of staffSetting individual targets to ensure deadlines are metPreparing financial statements (including profit / loss)Preparation of limited company accounts, partnership accounts & sole tradersBookkeepingPossess an understanding of payroll, VAT & personal taxSALARY Negotiable Dependent on Experience REQUIREMENTSACA / ACCA Qualified or QBEIdeally 5 years previous practice experience minimumPossess strong people skills & the ability to communicate with people of all levelsIRIS, Sage & XeroTo be considered for this role please apply todayIf this role is not for you please take a look at our website for other Accounting & Finance Roles ###.######.### Advertised through Zoek 42901.