Accounts Manager / Client Accounts Manager - Coventry, to £37,000

McGinnis Loy Associates Ltd
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

McGinnis Loy Associates is proud to be working with a well-known Coventry based Accountancy Firm who are looking for a Senior Accountant / Accounts Manager to join their growing Client Outsourcing team. Reporting to the Senior Manager, the role would ideally suit aQualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA) or highly experienced QBE from a small to mid-tier or well-known Regional Accountancy practice. You will be working within a large team in a business that has a diverse client base of companies up to £100m turnover across a range of sectors. Key duties include:

  • Client bookkeeping and management accounts preparation on a monthly and/or quarterly basis
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns for clients
  • Setting up cloud-based computerised bookeeping/accounting systems for clients and related internal training
  • Supervising a number of junior qualified and PQ client accountants
  • Production of year-end statutory accounts from trial balance for a range of companies
  • Production of corporation tax computations (CT600) with assistance from the internal Tax team
  • Dealing with any accounting queries from clients and HMRC
  • Providing advice to clients on various matters from changes in accounting/payroll legislation to systems-related projects
  • Providing solutions to technical issues and demonstrating technical knowledge to supervise relevant project areas
  • Supporting the Leadership team with growing the Outsourcing service across the Midlands
  • Ensuring the quality ofaccounts work is done to agreed cost and timescales, and adheres to the Firm’s quality standards.

To be considered for the role you should be seeking a practice where wider responsibilities, personal ownership and a broader client base will be made available to you, and knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and computerised accounting packages (including cloud-based systems) would be an advantage. Previous experience of client accounting & book-keeping, VAT returns and monthly/quarterly accounts preparation is vital as the main focus of the position is managing client expectations, client delivery and deadlines.

On offer is a salary up to £37,000 + excellent benefits including 20 days holidays with the option to buy more, flexi-time, pension scheme and free car parking. To apply for the position or for more information, please contact McGinnis Loy Associates (Midlands) Office by telephone or via email at admin@

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