Assistant Manager - Leading Independent Firm

3 days left

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Hertford
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

AJ Chambers are currently working with a leading independent Accountancy Practice that has a proactive approach and is exceptionally client focused. The client base is very wide ranging and this position would provide an excellent opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to quickly gain further experience across a variety of sectors with a firm who values their staff.

This is an ideal job opportunity for an ACCA / ACA Qualified Accountant with experience working in a Public Practice Accountancy firm, who is looking for a client facing role in Hertford.

Core Duties:

  1. Accounting
  • Fully accountable for the provision of accounting services including corporate and personal tax returns and special services for a portfolio of clients.
  • Provision of projections and forecasting information.
  • Consolidations
  • Produce VAT returns and provide an in-depth knowledge and advice service to clients.
  • P11D and other payroll advice and services.
  • Manage budgets and compliance processes.
  • Utilise a variety of paperless software applications.
  • Preparation of budgets for accounts work.
  • Raising bills
  • Liaise with clients for debt recovery as required.
  1. Business Development / Client Management
  • Manage portfolio of clients.
  • Manage client relationships and identify opportunities for additional services.
  • Play an active role in raising the profile of the business.
  • Display a confident, accurate and reliable accounting knowledge when interacting with clients, presenting ideas and implementing strategies.
  • Actively engage with senior staff / partners to gain a good understanding of the business.
  • Understand, engage and assist with the marketing activities of the business.
  1. Staff Management
  • Mentor, supervise and coach junior staff assigned and contribute to non-client work.
  • Delegate tasks effectively.
  • Review work of junior staff, ensuring quality in compliance with professional standards/requirements.
  • Participate in professional development activities and in recruiting / developing staff and resource planning.

Person Specification

  • ACCA/ACA Qualified
  • Staff and client portfolio management experience required
  • Strong IT and interpersonal skills

For further information on this Assistant Manager position, please apply direct or contact James Knott from AJ Chambers