Accounts Manager

Insite Public Practice Recruitment Ltd
12 Apr 2018
16 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Manager - Sidcup, Kent

Our client is a three partner Chartered Accountants providing a full range of accounting services to a diverse range of clients across London and the South East of England. They are a single location practice based near Sidcup, Kent with three partners and approximately 40 staff.

Job Description of the Accounts Manager - Sidcup, Kent

They are looking for an open minded, forward thinking accountant to lead a team of excellent professionals to compliment their way of working, as well as developing relationships with both staff and clients.

A personable manner is essential for both team leadership and client facing roles, as is diligence and bundles of enthusiasm!

Roles & Responsibilities of the Accounts Manager - Sidcup, Kent

  • Working alongside a well established and rapidly expanding accounts & audit team
  • You will have the responsibility to lead, manage, develop and coach an effective accounts team. Monitor and control the team, review their work, ensuring quality and compliance with professional standards
  • Oversee and control completion of assignments including assessing controls, systems and planning
  • Full responsibility for the management of a portfolio of exciting clients, including high net worth individuals
  • Preparation and review of statutory accounts
  • Co-ordinate the delivery of high quality services tailored to the client using the team of established staff
  • Be part of the management team and contribute to the running of the practice
  • Focus on mid corporate and Small & Medium sized enterprises (SME's) including larger complex groups
  • Business development - identify and win new clients

The ideal candidate for the Accounts Manager - Sidcup, Kent

  • Previous experience in a Practice environment
  • Completed ACA or ACCA qualification
  • Experience with Sage Line 50, Quickbooks, Xero and Sage Accounts Production Advanced
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of Accounting standards, industry specifics and their applications
  • Be confident and outgoing with clients, friendly and sociable with a sense of humour and flexible approach to work
  • Technical accountancy knowledge is essential
  • A proactive, ambitious and energetic personality
  • You will be systematic, methodical and able to think outside the box
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with evidence of good organisation skills

What's on offer?

  • Competitive salary, up to £50,000 depending on experience
  • Varied client portfolio
  • Friendly and inclusive working environment
  • Company pension scheme
  • Holiday allowance increases with service
  • Free onsite parking

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