This highly regarded local firm of chartered accountants and tax advisors, with an extensive client base, is currently seeking to appoint an experienced accountant and manager to their Bedfordshire based team. The role will suit a qualified accountant presently working within practice or alternatively one with a prior practice background and who is perhaps re-considering opportunities in the sector
Reporting to Managing Partner and with firm future opportunities for a director / partnership, your role will be to manage and existing team of 5 and oversee the day to day accounts preparation for a broad range of clients
As Managing Accountant, your key responsibilities will be:
·Managing workflows in order to ensure deadlines are met
·Accounts preparation, problem solving and query resolutions
·Personal and corporation taxes
·Reviewing various files and returns prepared by the team
·Reviewing monthly and weekly client payrolls
·Developing and building client relationships
·Supervision and training of a team of 5 Accountants and 1 Payroll clerk
ACA or ACCA qualified, you’ll have previous management experience and the ability to lead and effectively manage a small team of accountants at various levels. You also be experienced with a range of accountancy software packages and possess excellent inter-personal/communication skills and a confident, outgoing personality
On offer in return is a basic starting salary of c£33,000 - £35,000 per annum, plus car/car allowance, pension, health insurance and 25 days annual holiday entitlement (plus statutory bank holidays).
An excellent opportunity to secure a key management post with this established local accountancy and tax specialist, working with a team that likes to work hard, but also enjoy its work and time spent in the office.
If you fit the above profile, please forward your CV by applying today or call Gavin Ibell on 01908 929042 for more information and to discuss your suitability.