Compliance Manager/Senior Manager, Manchester

Recruiter
Simpson Judge Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE COMPANY

An independent firm of accountants and business advisors based in Manchester city centre. This firm provides a wide range of services and solutions encompassing accountancy, business advisory and tax, throughout the UK.

It is a young, ambitious and entrepreneurial firm with a vision to grow and expand to become a leading accountancy practice in the North West, and already boasts an impressive list of clients from a variety of sectors, but with a primary focus on the Real Estate and Transaction markets.

This firm punches well above their weight in terms the clients that they have won, and they continue to go from strength to strength whilst retaining a laid back culture that offers lots of flexibility.

THE OPPORTUNITY

This is a fantastic opportunity for a suitable person to join the team as a Compliance Manager or Senior Compliance Manager at the Manchester Office. You will be providing compliance advisory support services to clients, you will carry out consultancy visits and external audits and build and maintain relationships with existing and new clients, ensuring high quality standards in both delivery and client service throughout.

The portfolio typically comprises of UK owner managed businesses, and international high net worth clients in a range of sectors, with property being a key sector.

Dependent on your individual preference, the role can be tailored to include an active part in business development opportunities, proposals and networking.

THE ROLE

Your duties will include:

  • Managing deliverable and contractual scope to ensure delivery against client’s compliance obligations;
  • VAT technical and accounting review of draft returns and client specific exception reports;
  • Selecting specific transactions for further review;
  • Liaising with the clients;
  • Leading external audits;
  • Keeping up to date with legislation and practical changes which impact VAT compliance.

ABOUT YOU

You will ideally be a qualified (ACCA, ACA, AAT or equivalent) Audit and Accounts Associate who is looking for career progression, and a step up in terms of responsibility. You will have proven practice experience, excellent knowledge of compliance, and strong technical skills. Part qualified, and those qualified by experience are also invited to apply.

An attractive starting salary will be on offer, and all incentives, benefits and remuneration will be tailored with progression through the firm.