Partner/Director Designate

3 days left

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Partner/Director Designate is required for a modern dynamic forwarding thinking and commercially minded practice based in Essex which is always looking to challenge the boundaries of traditional accountancy practices to develop a successful and profitable business.

The ideal candidate may currently be a junior partner or senior manager within a small or medium sized practice who wants to progress their career but may be frustrated by the lack of promotional prospects or a current role that is restricted and stifled by traditional views of how a practice should be run. Or they may be a partner within an existing practice who is looking for practice with a more modern approach to their professional career.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Able to understand business issues affecting SMEs and can demonstrate business acumen
  • Enthusiastic and ambitious with a good sense of humour
  • A qualified accountant with experience of audit within a general practice dealing with SMEs.
  • An RI or has registered Auditor status, or has the experience to gain RI status and excellent technical compliance knowledge
  • Possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills and strong leadership qualities
  • Willing to learn and adapt to an ever changing economic landscape
  • Passionate about delivering service excellence
  • Committed to working alongside and with business owners to make their businesses more successful
  • Willing to keep abreast of developing taxation issues and opportunities affecting SMEs
  • Willing to assist clients in corporate finance activities including company restructuring
  • Process and systems orientation and well organised
  • Able to manage their time effectively
  • IT literate and has an interest in embracing technology
  • Self-motivated and able to motivate and manage a team
  • A team player
  • Decisive and wants to be actively involved in decision making
  • Willing to get involved in driving the practice forward
  • Willing to continually challenge their beliefs and performance and think and act outside of the box
  • Wanting to be part of a business which focusses on results and developing an acceptable work/life balance
  • Willing to develop strategic alliances with experts who are able to offer specialist advice to clients when required
  • Able or willing to understand value pricing models for work.
  • A people person who has excellent skills in diplomacy

For further information on this role, please apply direct or contact Darren Buckley at AJ Chambers