Senior Manager - With Partnership Prospects

Job Title: Senior Manager - With Partnership Prospects
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St Albans
Salary: To be negotiated
Reference: RWH
Contact Name: Anabel Solender
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 10:41

Job Description

Gilberts, a well-respected, long-established firm of Chartered Accountants, are seeking to recruit an ambitious Senior Manager to join their team.  This is a genuine opportunity for a career focused professional who is looking for a clear progression to Partner level.

Based in St Albans, Hertfordshire, you will work with a wide range of sole traders, partnerships, SME limited companies, groups, subsidiaries and larger corporate clients with turnovers up to £100 million.

You will work closely with clients, building key relationships, to provide full audit, accounting, tax and a wide range of value added services.  Your work should be of the highest technical standard, compliant to all of the latest procedures and finalised in a manner to minimise Partner review time.

Contact with potential new clients will be a necessary function of the post, to facilitate the continued growth of Gilberts through increasing the firm's client base.

You will be expected to plan and co-ordinate other members in the team to ensure the seamless presentation of client services and to also assist in the mentoring and training of our junior staff.


You will be ACA qualified, with at least 6 years post qualification experience, with excellent communication skills, problem solving capabilities, commercial awareness and be determined to progress in your career.

You will also need:

  • Wide ranging experience with a diverse range of client
  • Experience of supervising staff
  • Awareness of current accounting legislation and trends in Practice Management
  • Excellent excel and accounting software skills, preferably in Sage and Xero.
  • If not in possession of Responsible Individual status, you must have the experience to obtain it.