Part-Qualified Accountant

Cardiff Permanent
  • Fantastic opportunity to join a thriving team at a Big 4 firm.
  • Progress, develop, and grow at a top firm, offering full study support.

About Our Client

A Big 4 firm based in Cardiff, who are looking to acquire the services of a Part-Qualified Accountant professional, to join their growing Finance Solutions team.

Job Description

The key responsibilities for this Part-Qualified Accountant position at a leading accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:

  • Monthly management accounting - actuals, budgets, and rolling forecasts

  • Financial accounting - preparing financial statements under applicable Reporting Standards

  • Accounts Payable/Receivable management

  • Preparation, reconciliation, and presentation of balance sheet reviews to senior stakeholders

  • Collaborating with the client delivery teams in tasks and activities that span across operational project tracking and financial reporting

  • Manage and coach our trainee accountants/finance assistants in their roles in delivery

The Successful Applicant

In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Part-Qualified Accountant role at a leading accountancy firm in Cardiff, you must be:

  • ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA part qualified (or equivalent, e.g. Accounting Technician)

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Proven ability to produce quality accounts and financial work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications - excel is a must

  • Experience in documenting and/or testing financial controls - desirable

  • A strong accounting background

  • Good analytical skills, commercial aptitude and professionally sceptical mindset (ability to identify issues, understand complex problems, draw sound conclusions)

  • A strong desire to learn, a willingness to share knowledge and a strong team ethic

  • The ability to coach and develop others

  • Enthusiastic, diligent and energetic with a flexible approach in a rapidly changing environment

  • A proven track record of providing exceptional service and establishing and maintaining strong relationships

  • The ability to manage time, prioritise tasks and work under tight deadline

What's on Offer

  • Market-leading base salary (base salaries with performance related bonus on top and offer two points of moderation throughout the year also for salary review and/or promotions)
  • Life Assurance - 4x base salary
  • Income protection service (50% of base salary)
  • Personal accident insurance(6x base salary)
  • Private Medical Cover - individual only
  • 25 days holiday plus 1 firm day which is typically Christmas Eve - these can be traded up and down to a maximum of 5 days. Your annual holiday allowance is in addition to public holidays in the region
  • Performance related annual bonus - Senior Associate and above grades ONLY
  • Choices Allowances (to purchase additional 'choices benefits' or cash-in)
  • Competitive employee referral bonus scheme
  • A flexible benefits scheme that can be tailored to suit your (and your family's) needs. Provision of a group pension plan with additional funding from the Big 4 firm.
  • Unrivalled career development - your own career coach, thorough induction, Professional Qualifications, CDP pathways
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