Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 pa
Reference: EW / 1458-47
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Professional Practice
Closing date: 23/12/2017
A market leading accountancy practice based in Leeds, undergoing continued positive expansion and growth. The firm and role provides genuine prospects for long term career progression and development, with increasing responsibility, client management and opportunity to carve a career path, in a highly regarded firm.
Joining as a Business Services Manager you will be responsible for a varied portfolio of non-audit clients, across a range of industry sectors, across OMB Limited companies, sole-traders and partnerships/LLPs in a client facing role, building relationships and progressing in your accounting career. With positive growth, there are genuine prospects for career progression and development potential, within the role and firm. You will take full responsibility for managing a portfolio of clients delivering the following:
- Liaising with clients, providing guidance and managing client expectations .
- Organising and running all accounting assignments for the portfolio.
- Supervising and reviewing staff output, and providing help and guidance to more junior staff.
- Organising pre year-end tax planning work, and devising appropriate tax strategies for clients.
- Attendance at networking events and dealing with new prospect/potential client proposals.
You will be ACA / ACCA qualified (or equivalent), with significant relevant experience, in an accountancy practice background, at, or close to Manager level, as a Business Services Manager / Client Manager, Assistant Manager or experienced Senior Accountant, looking to step into a managerial role, with client portfolio management responsibility and experience. You will have good technical knowledge of accounts preparation and tax compliance. You will also have supervisory experience of accounts staff and be able to demonstrate the skills to develop relationships with clients and promote the development of your portfolio. You will be looking for an opportunity to progress and develop in your career.
£40,000 - £50,000 pa
Head of Professional Practice
Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group
T: 0113 834 3170
M: 07973 663382