Business Services Assistant Manager / Manager - Accountancy Practice

Recruiter
Greystone consulting Group Ltd
Location
Blaenau Gwent, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jun 2019
Closes
02 Jul 2019
Ref
1170483542
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen with our client, a well-known Accountancy Practice in South Wales.

The company are looking for an accountant with a minimum of 4 years practice experience to join their Newport based team.

The Position Function:

* To deliver an effective and efficient Business Services function for the practice

* To assist in the administration and management of the team

* To build client relationships

* Assist with the training of junior staff

* Other adhoc duties

The Position Responsibilities:

* Manage a portfolio of nonaudit SME businesses

* Preparation of management accounts

* Preparation of year end accounts

* Preparation of VAT Returns under different VAT schemes

* Reviewing year end accounts prepared by junior members of staff

* Dealing with adhoc queries raised by clients

* Systems used are Sage Line 50, Xero and Quickbooks

Qualifications:

* ACCA or ICAEW Qualified (desirable)

Experience:

* At least 4 years experience in an accountancy organisation (essential)

* Managing a portfolio of SME businesses (essential)

* Preparing audit exempt financial statements, management accounts and VAT returns (essential)

* Reviewing year end accounts and files (desirable)

Knowledge:

* Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, & Microsoft Outlook (essential)

* CCH, Accounts Production & ProAudit (desirable)

* Xero (desirable)

* Sage Line 50 (desirable)

* Quickbooks (desirable)

Skills:

* Ability to deal with tasks on a timely basis (essential)

* Communication, ie. Ability to write letters, reports, speak to clients and colleagues (essential)

* Enthusiasm coupled with drive and determination (essential)

* Highly developed organisational skills (essential)

* Knowledge of SME Businesses (essential)

* Proven record of client portfolio management (essential)

Other Requirements:

* Flexible to work longer hours when required, eg. to meet deadlines and projects (essential)

Package:

* Salary of £35,000 to £40,000 per annum (negotiable depending on experience)

Please apply within or contact Ash from Greystone Consulting Group to discuss further

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