Accounts Manager - Top 100 Accountancy Practice

Posted 13 February by Taylor Hawkes Ltd

Taylor Hawkes are working with a leading Top 100 firm based in Essex and London who are now looking for Accounts Manager to join the team in Colchester. The role is ideal for an ACA/ACCA qualified accountant who will manage the affairs of a portfolio of the firm's clients.

The firm is a successful practice primarily dealing with owner-managed business, multinationals and high net worth individuals, they promote a forward-thinking working environment, and this is a great opportunity to become part of a team of likeminded individuals.

Responsibilities:

  • Review/prepare Financial Statements, Corporation Tax Returns, Accounts for Partner review
  • Review/prepare VAT returns
  • Manage the book-keeping and VAT affairs of a portfolio of clients
  • Ensure all client's deadlines are known and are met
  • Liaise with clients on their deadlines and other requirements
  • Assist Partners with all other deadlines as required
  • Assist clients on the setting up and development of internal systems and controls, including implementing suitable accounting software
  • Assist clients with ad hoc question in relation to taxation and financial matters including the interpretation of results
  • Being first point of contact for client's Accounts/Tax/VAT/Book-keeping/Payroll and Company Secretarial affairs
  • Able to hold client meetings with or without a Partner and speak to clients on their affairs

Individual:

  • Professional qualifications (ACA / ACCA or equivalent) is essential
  • Solid public practice experience
  • Good understanding of accountancy/tax/practice software packages, in particular Xero, CCH, Sage 50
  • Competent using MS Office Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Have a good working knowledge of the main taxes affecting clients

For more information please contact Nathan Cutler at Taylor Hawkes.

Required skills

  • ACA
  • ACCA
  • Accounts
  • Manager
  • Essex
  • Audit and Accounts

Application questions

Are you ACA/ACCA Qualified?
Do you have experience in Accountancy Practice?
Are you eligible to work in the UK?

Reference: 37278938

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