Assistant Manager - Business Services.

Recruiter
Blackwaters
Location
Dorking, Surrey
Salary
48000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Blackwaters are recruiting for, Assistant Manager - Business Services.

  • Autonomous management of high-quality portfolio.
  • Very competitive package (£s & benefits).
  • Role focussed on leading & managing client relationships.
  • Very established firm with contemporary approach.

The role:

Genuine Managerial role:

Autonomous control of a portfolio of clients. Reporting only to Departmental Manager or Director level only. A Team Leader (s) will report into you, coordinating the staff & execution of the work. Hence the role is focussed on leading & managing the client relationships, reviewing work.

The work of the department includes:

  • Review of management accounts for UK and multi-national companies and groups.
  • Advising on VAT and PAYE matters
  • Corresponding with clients on a day to day basis in respect of general business advice on a wide range of subjects to clients
  • Assisting startups in all aspects of financial support
  • Implementation of accounting and computerised financial systems
  • Review of annual accounts for sole traders, partnerships, companies, LLPs and charities prepared in house
  • UK and International financial reporting
  • Multi currency accounting
  • One-off project work
  • Preparation of business plans, budgets and cashflow forecasts
  • Management of staff and development, including bi-annual appraisals.

Clients:

The client base that the department deals with is extensive, ranging from SMEs to international groups including:

  • Technology & e-commerce companies
  • Subsidiaries of quoted and non quoted overseas corporations
  • Art galleries and antique dealers
  • Upmarket retail suppliers and outlets
  • Sports personalities/motor sport
  • PR and marketing
  • Property development and investment

The main criteria for any candidate applying for this position is a combination of strong personality and communication skills which have been built around a sound knowledge of financial issues and commercial exposure. The individual will have a recognised accountancy qualification, and be able to demonstrate that they have worked in an environment where it is necessary to deliver accurate information on a timely basis.

The candidate:

  • Ability to delegate and manage staff
  • Ability to manage a portfolio of clients
  • Management accounting skills

The package:

  • Very competitive salary
  • 22 days holiday per year increasing with service, plus additional office closures at Christmas
  • Fully portable free standing contributory pension - range of funding options
  • Income Protection at 75% of salary
  • Life assurance cover at four times salary
  • Payment of up to two professional subscriptions per annum
  • Season ticket loan scheme
  • Time off in lieu
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Onsite Gym

Blackwaters contact: Mark Noades