Accounts & Audit Manager - North London
Are you a qualified ACCA / ACA Accounts & Audit Manager from a practice background with post qualification experience looking for your next challenge in a growing and forward thinking entrepreneurial practice? Are you looking to work in a newly created role, designed to take extra work off the partners so they can continue to concentrate on winning new clients? If so this growing independent practice with around 30 staff based in a zone 3 North London is looking to recruit a new Manager to assume a very important and high profile role within the business. Your role will including managing a portfolio of clients with GRF of £400k, and be a mixture of being hands on and supervisory. Your role will include managing audit assignments, preparing statutory and management accounts for clients, tax returns, advisory projects and managing more junior staff members and reviewing their work. Your role will be split up to 40% audit and 60% accounts and tax. You will be expected to have a very hands on approach and deal with any client queries that arise, and to build long term relationships with your clients. Your client base will consist of small and medium size businesses with turnovers to £40m, many being in the creative, media, entertainment and leisure industries as well as property, professional services, medical and retailers. This firm is also known for providing its staff with structured progression, and you can expect to progress and learn new skills. Your role will be varied, challenging, yet hugely enjoyable.
To be considered for this new position you must be a qualified ACCA / ACA and have some PQE. You will currently be working for a UK based accountancy practice firm and currently be operating at manager level. You must have experience managing your own portfolio of clients and service clients to a very high standard. You need to have experience of a general practice role, including preparing accounts, audit assignments, tax returns, reviewing work and handling all client queries. Experience of a range of software packages is an advantage. You must also possess very strong communication skills and be smart in appearance, since the role involves regular contact with high profile clients. You must be looking to step up to a niche and high profile practice in North London.
This independent accountancy firm, is known for being a friendly and enjoyable place to work. The partners want their staff to stay at their firm for a long time and for staff to have long terms career at the firm. You will work in a varied and progressive role, and you will be given high levels of responsibility to prove yourself. You will be given many opportunities to prove you should be promoted in a short space of time and many opportunities to carry out a wide array of interesting advisory projects. This is an excellent position for a qualified Accounts & Audit Manager to join a niche practice in North London, work with a great array of clients and be groomed to progress within the firm in the future.