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Business Services Manager

Michael Page
England, Devon, Exeter
GBP36000 - GBP48000 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
18 Oct 2022

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Accounting - practice
Salary band
£30,000 - £40,000, £40,000 - £50,000
Full Time
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office

Job Details

A successful and highly reputable firm of chartered accountants based in Exeter has a requirement for a Business Services Manager to join their team as a key addition, in a pivotal support role to the directors/partners, taking on full portfolio management responsibility and delivery of wide ranging services with excellent career progression on offer.

Client Details

Based in Exeter this chartered firm acts for very wide ranging clients across varying industries acting for wide ranging industry sector sole trader, partnerships and limited company OMBs, SMEs with clients ranging from start ups, smaller sole traders and limited companies into the £millions of turnover whilst also acting for a significant number or larger clients across larger corporates with turnovers range of £10 - £100 million plus. The firm also acts for charities, not for profit and academies. The firm is undergoing very positive, ongoing growth creating an environment with clear progression paths on offer for those seeking a route to develop in their careers.


Joining as Business Services Manager based from the firms Exeter offices you will have chance to carve a career within this successful firm with progression on offer for those looking for path to progress from this level potentially, whilst all to be explored around the motivations and fit of the right person. You will lead and manage the delivery of accounts, tax and wider general practice services to clients across varied industries up to around £10million or so in turnover on largest clients developing client relationships, managing a team and work on wider advisory, planning projects in addition delivering on wider project work. You will have opportunity to progress and carve an influential role within this firm.


You will be ACA/ACCA qualified, or equivalent with a career background developed within accountancy practice, with skills across any mix of audit, accounts, tax and all around, general accountancy practice service delivery. You will have worked with any mix of wide ranging sole trade, partnership and limited company clients, larger corporates/charities/not for profit clients etc. Your career will have been developed within an accountancy practice firm environment of any size from small, independent accounting firm background, through to Top Tier firms. If you have been more focused in audit working on larger corporates/charity, NFP clients etc but interested to move into acting for growing, smaller clients developing relationships and carving a career down this route, this can also work equally well. You will have developed your career to the Managerial levels and be looking for a career move and role where you can develop and progress within your career.

Job Offer

Circa £36,000 - £48,000 dependent on the background experience and level of the right professional.


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Michael Page has pioneered a unique, consultative approach to recruitment, enabling us to find the best fit between our client’s needs and the candidate’s experience and abilities. With an emphasis on delivering results and establishing long-term relationships, our consultants waive commission in favour of quarterly profit share – that means impartial career advice and an entire team pulling together on your behalf.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 164 offices in 34 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package.

We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career. Take this opportunity to browse our accounting, tax and treasury jobs to find out more about our specific expertise:
• Industry and commerce
• Financial services
• Public and not-for-profit
• Taxation
• Specialist markets
• Treasury
• Newly qualified ACA

Alternatively, if you're looking to hire, please send us a job brief or get in touch to find out how our track record could add value to your recruitment process”

Visit the Michael Page website for more information

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