Able Bridge Recruitment are thrilled to be working with a family run accountancy practice in Glasgow. The organisation is going through a positive transitional period and are keen to add resource into their team. As such, we have been tasked with helping them in the recruitment of an accounting team manager for their Glasgow office.
The role reports into one of the leadership team and will be responsible for several members of staff. The purpose of the role is to ensure the bookkeeping, payroll and general accounts preparation.
On a day-to-day basis you will be responsible for the smooth running of the business services elements of our clients work. The desired effect is that time will be freed up for the accountants to continue to deliver more technical and business advisory support to their clients.
You will be involved in distributing tasks to the wider team, ensuring that all business service requirements are completed within agreed timescales. Whilst you will be managing the team you will also be expected to be hands and work with the team in completing tasks such as bookkeeping, payroll, VAT returns etc.
Our client is a smallish company with a culture of everyone working together, irrespective of seniority within the business. As such, we seek can do, proactive and positive candidates to apply for this role. We are ideally seeking a professionally qualified accountant, however, we would consider a candidate who has managed staff within an accountancy practice environment. Candidates will need to be confident in using cloud-based accounting systems such as Xero, Sage and Iris.
If you are interested in hearing more detail about this role or would like to have a confidential chat about a potential career move, please do not hesitate in contacting me on either (phone number removed) or (phone number removed).
Whilst efforts will be made to ensure working from home will be offered wherever possible (in line with government guidance), there may be occasions where you are required to be in the office. If you are expected to be in the office, on occasion, full and safe social distancing will be provided