Accounts Senior / Assistant Manager – Creative, Media, Sport Clients
Are you an Accounts Senior / General practice Senior / Accounts Assistant Manager from a small or medium firm background looking to upgrade to a niche practice in a prestigious part of the West End and work in a high profile Accounts Senior / Accounts Assistant Manager / Junior Manager position? Are you looking to work for a firm where you can gain exposure to larger clients and better quality work, but also have a good work life balance and a very impressive progression program? Are you also looking to work in a general practice role, where you can utilise all of your accounts, tax, supervisory and advisory skills? If so, this growing independent accountancy practice is looking to recruit a new member of staff due to impressive growth over the last few years. Based in the business services department, your role will be varied, and will include preparing statutory and management accounts for clients, corporation tax returns, VAT returns, supervising junior member of staff as well as some ad hoc projects. A very strong emphasis is put on the advisory side of accountancy and you will be expected to provide value added advice to your clients on a regular basis, as well as assisting the partner with new business development. Your role will be a mixture of being hands on and supervisory, and you will be responsible for managing two to three junior members of staff. You will work directly with the partners and manage your own portfolio of clients and be the first point of contact for all accounts related clients. Your client base will be varied and include an impressive array of SME and medium sized businesses, all from the media, creative, entertainment, Sport, Film & TV and art sectors.
To be considered for this new role it is likely you will be a qualified ACCA or ACA with at least 3 to 4 years of experience working for a small to medium size UK based practice firm. You will be either recently qualified or have some post qualification experience. It is likely you will either be an Accounts Senior looking to step up, or an Assistant Manager / Junior Manager looking for a role with more responsibility and faster progression to full manager grade. Your current role must include the above duties and you must now be looking to upgrade to a firm where you can advise interesting and high growth entrepreneurial clients and have high levels of responsibility from day one. Experience in a range of software packages, including CCH and Xero, would be an advantage.
This growing accountancy firm has a great reputation for being a friendly and supportive place to work and providing their staff with challenging and varied roles. You will work in a friendly and growing team, work directly with partners and you can expect to work on an interesting array of clients from a wide range of industries. The firm is growing at a rapid rate due to many new business wins from larger accountancy firms and they have very ambitious growth plans for the next few years. Overall this is a unique opportunity for a good quality Accounts / Business Services Senior Or Accounts Assistant Manager / Accounts Junior Manager who wants to work in a good quality West End practice firm with great promotion prospects and work life balance, to join a leading player in the business services sector and carry out a high profile accounts & advisory role with genuine progression to manager grade on offer.