Senior Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Accountancy (qualified)

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Senior Skills List in Accountancy (qualified)

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Senior role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Senior job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 32% of Senior job descriptions contained accounts senior as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

accounts senior
32%
accountant
22%
acca
22%
finance
16%
management accountant
16%
audit senior
11%
senior accountant
11%
modelling
11%
forecasting
11%
accountancy
11%
analysis
11%
budgeting
11%
methodology
6%
management accounts
6%
audit
6%
advisory
6%
accountants
6%
management
6%
communication skills
6%
client accounts
6%
xero
6%
cash flow
6%
commercial finance
6%
finance manager
6%
finance team
6%
financial analysis
6%
kpi reports
6%
reporting
6%
group management accountant
6%
senior management accountant
6%
aat
6%
dudley
6%
hybrid working
6%
cima
6%
newly qualified accountant
6%
finance business partner
6%
part qualified acca
6%
qualified acca
6%
accounts
6%
accounts semi senior
6%
bookkeeping
6%
vat
6%
management reporting
6%
senior accounts
6%
tax
6%
tax preparation
6%
practice accountant
6%
accountancy practice
6%
accounting
6%
career progression
6%
aca
6%
analysts
6%
financial planning
6%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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