Business Services Manager

Reed Finance
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Fantastic opportunity to join a fast growing top 20 firm as a Business Services Manager. This vacancy offers an unrivalled scope for career progression and professional development.

The Business Services Division (BS) is a growing team with dynamic clients which span a broad range of business sectors including mining, pharmaceutical and tech companies. The Division provides audit and transaction services to mid-tier corporate clients within the SME sector including listed companies. In addition, this Division also has responsibility special assignments such as risk management, forensic accounting and due diligence.

You will manage an allocated client portfolio of commercial and capital market clients, which will involve:

• Efficiently managing your time to ensure your client portfolio is properly serviced and work is completed in a timely manner
• Identifying business opportunities from existing clients and supporting initiatives to develop new business opportunities including attending and organising network events
• Managing all stages of the audit and advising the partner on audit opinion
• Anticipating significant accounting issues based on experience and knowledge of other companies; being proactive in recommending solutions to these issues
• Advising clients on all financial reporting issues with reference to other specialists where necessary
• Managing audit teams and reviewing their work
• Responsibility for on the job training of more junior staff as required

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
• Accountancy training - audit based
• ACCA or ACA qualified, or equivalent
• Detailed working knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and FRS 102
• Proven skills in managing a portfolio of clients
• Substantial external commercial auditing experience including public company listed audits

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