Practice Manager - QBE/Qualified

03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A small Accountancy firm, based in Glasgow, requires the services of a qualified or qualified by experience accountant to take on a supervisory/managerial position on a permanent basis. The Company This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing independent accountancy firm specialising in providing tax advice and accountancy services to Owner Managed Businesses and individuals. The Role The aim of the role is to take the day-to-day responsibility of running the office away from the existing job-holder who will then be freed up to do more business development and project work. Responsibilities Running a team of bookkeepers and part qualified accountants Allocating workload and reviewing work of other staff. Speaking to clients and giving tax advice to SME (desirable, not necessarily required) Compliance duties - financial accounts preparation, management accounts preparation, preparation of VAT returns, Tax returns and company secretarial work On Offer This role comes with a competitive remuneration package as well as the opportunity for future career progression To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience: A qualified accountant or QBE with broad practical accounting experience Cloud accounting experience (Quickbooks preferably but not essential) Previous experience in Public Practice is essential Experience of managing and developing junior members of staff Significant experience of: Preparation of year-end accounts Review of year-end accounts Peparation and review of Tax returns Preparation and review of VAT returns Strong business acumen and capacity to influence and convince Strong interpersonal and client handling skills. Good written and verbal communication skills. Strong numerical and IT skills