Our client, a leading global consulting firm is seeking to recruit both an Associate Director and Manager into their expanding Financial Accounting Advisory team. The role location is flexible and can be based in multiple locations in the UK.
The Financial Accounting Advisory Services team were established to help clients when they had a temporary resource or expertise gap. They work directly with Finance teams to help them deliver business critical projects. These can range from simple issues - e.g. year-end accounting - to more complex issues like Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) or merger and acquisition activity.
The FAAS team sits within our Advisory division - specifically within Deals & Business Consulting - and work closely with a range of clients across different industry sectors. If you are looking to work on an exciting range of projects, then this could be the team for you.
We are flexible on location although are looking for this candidate to work with our teams across the north of the UK. There will be a requirement to travel to clients and office sites across the main hubs of London, Sheffield, Leeds, Manchester, Milton Keynes and Birmingham.
Let's talk about the job
If you enjoy working on a wide-reaching range of projects that will help businesses and communities flourish, you'll fit right in.
Specifically, you will become responsible for the delivery of a number of projects which are already underway. You will be expected to undertake the delivery and relationship management for these clients and projects. This includes:
*Weekly or fortnightly client check-ins with the client to check secondees are performing
*Finding additional resource for the client should they require it
*Completing all internal and external documentation regarding onboarding new secondees on to the project - including IR35 determinations, contractor contracts, and contracts with the client
*Build long term relationships with clients by holding periodic calls with them after our initial engagement has ended to find out what's on their agenda and whether the firm can assist them
*Build long term relationships with team members who work through the Agile Talent Community by having regular calls with them to get to know them, their skill set and their work preferences
*Provide weekly delivery updates to the divisional Associate Directors
Managers and ADs are pivotal to our client engagements and take the lead in delivering our high quality services. This is a client-facing role, and you will be responsible for leading teams on and off-site, delivering technical and non-technical accounting projects.
The team provide a fully-managed service that provides on-demand, expert support to our clients' finance teams. We provide accountancy, advisory and project management support across a wide range of industries from larger SMEs to listed entities with overseas operations. We have a flexible team and great quality people that our clients love to work with.
The minimum criteria
*You will need to be a fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/equivalent) and be passionate about supporting, advising and helping businesses achieve their potential.
*Ideally you will have gained experience in a practice environment e.g. external audit.