Rutherford Briant are recruiting for an Accounts Senior in Chelmsford. Our client is one of the local area's leading Practices, offering a breadth of client exposure and clear opportunities for career progression. This position will work closely with the team's senior staff to provide an all-round Accounts Preparation role to an existing portfolio of clients. The role will include: Accounts Preparation for a large portfolio of Essex based clients, with significant exposure to large growing businesses, and therefore the opportunity for ad-hoc project work.Working closely with senior members of the team, and depending on your experience level, helping to oversee and manage sections of the junior team of staff.Responsibility for building and sustaining client relationships, with significant client exposure .Exposure to other departments including Tax and specialised Accounts Preparation. The successful candidate will be either ACA/ACCA Qualified, with at least three years' experience working in a Practice environment.The role requires an ambitious individual with good communication and rapport building skills.