Practice Accounts Manager

Posted 4 April by Mature Accountants ltd Easy Apply

Our client is a leading firm of accountants in the Surrey area. They are looking for a new Practice Accounts Manager to join their team to assist with developing further services in the practice and to help develop the team.

The right candidate does not necessarily have to have worked in a Practice. On offer is a very competitive salary and benefits, with the opportunity to help grow the business.

  • Manage own portfolio of limited companies, sole traders, partnerships and individuals and take full responsibility for client service delivery
  • Prepare annual accounts, corporation tax returns and business tax computations for companies; annual accounts for sole traders and partnerships
  • Manage a small team and provide technical support
  • Preparation of management accounts, bookkeeping and VAT returns as required
  • Preparation of personal tax returns for sole traders and individuals and P11Ds
  • Manage ad hoc special assignments as required
  • Responsibility for maintaining the firm's technical standards
  • Participate in development of new value-added client services
  • Seek new opportunities for the firm and participate in marketing initiatives
  • ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years practice experience
  • Technically able and up-to-date
  • Good IT skills inc. Excel and Word
  • Knowledge of TaxCalc Accounts Production and Business Tax, Sage, Xero and Quickbooks
  • Online an advantage (or alternative accounting/tax packages)
  • Knowledge of personal tax

Characteristics

  • Professional
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good communicator - both clear verbal and accurate written skills
  • Efficient (commercially aware)
  • Resourceful (able to research matters as required)
  • Adaptable (inc. willing and able to take on all manner of tasks - mundane or complex)
  • Conscientious
  • Responsive to clients’ needs
  • Confident (to deal with clients by phone/face to face)
  • Proactive - able to spot business opportunities

Reference: 34829851

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