Head of Accounts

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Covent Garden
Salary
£60,000 - £70,000
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Accounts

A fantastic opportunity for experienced ACA/ACCA Accounts Manager to join an established accountancy practice in London's West End. This role will offer the successful candidate a position with a high level of responsibility, focused staff management & client interaction.

The Role

Oversee and control the workflow for a varied portfolio of 300+ clients, largely consisting of Limited Companies with an average turnover between £500k - £5m.

This multifaceted role has a varied focus to include the delivery of;

  • Organising and monitoring work flow,
  • Ensuring client service levels & deadlines are met
  • Review of accounts prepared by the accounts staff
  • Supervision, training and generally supporting the accounts staff
  • Drafting letters ready for final clearance by the Partners
  • Assist with marketing work and attending marketing events
  • Meeting and liaising with clients
  • Identification of opportunities to sell additional services
  • Participating in monthly managers meetings and taking ownership of specific areas of responsibilities

The successful candidate will:

  • ACA/ACCA Qualified with minimum 2 years post qualified experience
  • Minimum 2+ years working in a managerial position
  • UK practice experience
  • Able to balance the workload effectively, including supervising others
  • Able to demonstrate great client relationship skills