Accountancy Practice Manager

32000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000/annum excellent benefits
04 Sep 2017
02 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
We have a fantastic opportunity for an Accountancy Practice Manager to join a dynamic and vibrant accountancy practice, working with a wide range of clients. This is an exciting chance to join a large company who offer fantastic training and benefits.

As Accountancy Practice Manager you will be responsible for the financial and technical aspects of your own portfolio of clients as well as the clients of Supervisors assigned to you. You will also assist the Senior Manager with regional business development.

Duties for the Accountancy Practice Manager role will include:

* Effectively review a set of accounts (unincorporated or incorporated) prepared by staff of varying levels of ability for signing off by the Senior Manager/Partner
* Use analytical procedures and accounting ratios and other benchmarking techniques to assess the viability of a client's business and advise the client accordingly
* Manage the administration of a portfolio of clients and to oversee the same for Supervisors assigned to you
* Liaise with Senior Manager regarding staffing levels in the office
* Line management of staff through to Supervisor level
* Actively cross-selling, by identifying and developing business development opportunities for the firm
* Attend prospective client meetings with Senior Manager/Partner and contribute accordingly.
* Accurately quote for new business obtained
* Maintain staff planner for own office
* Prepare, review and discuss staff individual performance appraisals
* Tackle any staff issues in a timely, effective and direct manner
* Assist with interviewing and recruitment of team members alongside Senior Manager/Partners/HR.

Candidate Requirements:

* ACCA/ACA qualified, or suitably demonstrated qualification by experience may be considered where appropriate
* Excellent knowledge of corporation tax, income tax and VAT and the impact on accounts and client's overall affairs
* Excellent knowledge of the technical aspects concerning a set of limited company accounts
* Have a broad knowledge of professional exams and continued professional education available so that this knowledge can be used to assist staff in obtaining the correct professional training
* Ability to use/learn software and systems operated by Commercial Services as appropriate
* Excellent knowledge of main accounting systems in the market place (e.g. Sage, Quickbooks, Xero) in order to assist and advice clients accordingly

Brampton Recruitment are an independent Commercial and Accounts & Finance recruitment agency working in partnership with employers spanning Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the Greater Manchester region