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Senior Accounts Manager – Plymouth

  • Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
  • 20,000 - 40,000
  • Full-Time
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  • Post date:7 Mar 2018
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Job Description

Senior Accounts Manager – route to Partnership!
£30K – £45K
Full Time

Trial Balance is working with one of the leading accounting firms in the South-West to identify a high calibre individual to take on a Senior Management role, with a clear route to Partnership in the short to medium term. This firm has an excellent reputation and a dynamic and driven candidate is sought to maintain their exceptionally high standards.

This role will be focused on delivery, client satisfaction and business development, and your duties will include:

• Taking responsibility for your own client portfolio, providing all round accounting services and advice
• Review of year end accounts and resulting income tax or corporation tax returns
• Controlling and reviewing VAT return preparation
• Dealing with day to day client matters and liaise with a Partner on general issues and specific one off projects
• Providing a comprehensive business advice service through client meetings and business plans
• Management of the portfolio to ensure all deadlines are met;
• Organisation and oversight of the administration of the client portfolio to deal with billing and work flow
• Marketing the firm and helping to bring in new clients as well as promoting added value services provided by the firm
• Supervisory role – assisting with the day to day running of the department; mentoring and training more junior members of the team; managing the overall workloads of the department.

This role would suit a candidate with the following attributes:

• ACA / ACCA qualified (or equivalent).
• Practice experience in either a large, national firm or regional, independent accountancy practice.
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport quickly with colleagues and clients.
• Able to demonstrate strong technical expertise in all aspects of accounting and taxation.
• Strong business development skills and the aptitude to progress in the firm.
• Excellent staff management and mentorship skills.

In exchange my client offers a professional working environment, fast track career progression, the opportunity to join a high performing team and an excellent salary and benefits package.


Established in 2008, Trial Balance Consulting has grown rapidly and 100% organically to become the leading choice for accountancy and finance recruitment in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Bristol & Bath.

As one of the most prolific specialist recruiters in the Southwest, our enviable reputation has been built on referral and recommendation, with a particular emphasis on client/candidate care and a no nonsense, jargon free approach to sourcing staff.

We make particular efforts where our marketing is concerned, leaving no stone unturned. As such we believe that we hold the largest database of skilled candidates in the marketplace.

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