Accountant / Business Services Manager

Recruiter
Copperfield Recruitment Ltd
Location
High Wycombe, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Oct 2019
Closes
22 Oct 2019
Ref
1262416506
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Business Services Manager - Salary Competitive

As a well-established, expanding, forward thinking firm we are looking for a Business Services Manager to join our team.

The role is essentially managing a mixed client portfolio working for all directors, where we carry out the preparation of management accounts, VAT returns, bookkeeping, outsourced accounting functions, software training and support, forecasting and other ad-hoc projects.

In addition to this you will be involved in increasing the service offering and use of technology within the Business Services team and actively growing the client base.

The Candidate

Essential
  • Previous experience of overseeing a management accounts and bookkeeping team, either in an accounting practice or industry role
  • Desire to drive the team and service provision forward and ensure that the company remains at the forefront of technology to assist our clients
  • Ability to delegate to ensure that work is timely and completed within budget, whilst still monitoring all work carried out and remaining in control
  • Team player and be flexible to assist with covering client work in the absence of others
  • Able to take on ad-hoc projects
Desirable
  • CIMA / ACCA / ACA qualified or equivalent
  • Familiar with Sage Line 50, Xero, Quickbooks and other accounting packages
  • Key expected behaviour traits
  • To live by our core company values
  • To lead by example and perform to the best of your ability
  • To be compliant with rules, regulations and procedures
  • Encourage others to speak freely even if they are expressing views different to your own
  • Invite and welcome feedback
  • Take ownership for getting your needs met and give feedback so people hear your needs
  • Keep communication channels open at all levels


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