Practice Bookkeeping Manager

06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client a well established and rapidly expanding firm of Accountants, due to impressive results they are now looking to recruit an experienced Practice Accounting Professional to join their team, heading up the client Book Keeping Division.

Working from the offices in West Leicestershire (Nr Jct. 21 / M69) the site is easily commutable from across the Midlands area.

Reporting into the Senior Partner, you will lead a team delivering book keeping and payroll services to a variety of SME businesses across the midlands area.

* Lead and manage a team of up to 5 Book Keepers to ensure work is completed accurately within agreed timescales

* Management of client Purchase, Sales and General Ledgers

* Running of up to 250 Client Payrolls on a weekly and monthly basis

* Ensure teams timely completion of Client VAT / Tax Returns

* Work closely with partner to bid / win new book keeping / payroll contracts * Promptly resolve client queries and build strong business relationships

Applicants will ideally have previous experience gained within an accounting practice and be happy working as part of a rapidly expanding firm.

A good level of IT Literacy is required, with experience of Sage and or Xero being a major advantage. Whilst this opportunity can offer scope for both short and long term development, my client requires applicants within the office or with clients full time and therefore study support or exam leave will not be given.

In return, a competitive basic salary and great working environment can be offered, with scope to become Partner of Book Keeping services for those looking to progress