Accounts & Tax Manager / Senior – Rapid Growth Practice
Are you a qualified Accounts & Tax Manager looking to work for a local accountancy firm based in SG12, Herts? Or are you currently an Accounts Senior with at least 3 years experience in a small or medium sized practice firm, looking to step up to Manager level and have increased responsibility? Would you like to work for an ambitious and growing practice that offers flexible working arrangements / hybrid working? Are you keen to work for a modern and forward thinking practice where you will gain exposure to a variety of clients, including from the creative, property, construction, retail, hospitality and media sectors? Are you keen to continue to learn, develop new skills and work in a firm where you can progress in the future? Reporting directly to Partner level, your role will be varied and will include managing all client relationships in the firm, preparing statutory accounts, management accounts, corporation tax returns, personal tax returns and reviewing bookkeeping and VAT assignments prepared by a more junior staff member. Any level lower work will be carried out externally which you will review. You will be the first point of contact for all clients be expected to manage and plan all client work and liaise directly with clients. There will be a very large advisory element to your role as this firm likes to offer all its clients extra advice after they have carried out compliance work. You will work in a small office which is growing and you will be able to build a team around you.
To be considered for this new role you must either be a Manager and looking for your next challenge and to work locally in SG12, Herts, or you might be a Senior looking to have more responsibility and step up to Manager grade. You must have at least 3 years of experience working in a general practice role in a small to medium sized practice firm. You must have experience of preparing statutory accounts, tax returns and VAT returns as well as reviewing work. Experience of a wide range of software packages, including CCH would be an advantage. You must also be a car driver and be able to drive around the SG12 postcode and East Hertfordshire area. You must be well presented, be a team player, and be looking for high levels of responsibility from day one.
This growing, modern and forward thinking accountancy firm has a great reputation for being a friendly and supportive place to work and providing their staff with challenging and varied roles. They also offer all staff the ability to work flexibly, including the ability to work from home one to two days a week. You will work in a friendly and growing team, and you can expect to work on an interesting array of local clients with turnovers up to £4m. The firm is growing at a rapid rate due to many new business wins from larger accountancy firms. Overall this is a unique opportunity for an Accounts & Tax Manager or Accounts Senior to join an entrepreneurial and rapidly growing practice based in SG12, Herts and work in a varied and challenging mixed general practice role with a great work life balance and future opportunities on offer.