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Accounting Services Manager

Job Title: Accounting Services Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 13273887/001_1561044492
Contact Name: Colin Hawkins
Contact Email: colinhawkins@michaelpage.com
Job Published: June 20, 2019 16:28

Job Description

Work in a Big 4 firm in London providing outsourced accounting services.

Client Details

This Big 4 firm's Accounting Services team in London is a leading market focused business, providing corporate accounting services to national and multinational corporations.

Description

This Big 4 firm's Accounting Services team is a leading market focused business, providing corporate accounting services to national and multinational corporations.

It's services are relationship based, high quality and process and cost efficient delivered by a technically proficient, innovative, commercially focused and agile national team. It is a team that respects and values each other and has a strong reputation and profile.

The Accounting Services team has a varied and prestigious client base and works with various specialists in their own field which, combined with the importance placed on continuous technical training and personal development, provides an excellent opportunity for career development.



About the role

The AS team is looking for a qualified ACA / ACCA Manager, with broad accounting / finance experience gained working within practice. AS provides outsourced accounting services. These include:

  • The preparation of local GAAP statutory financial statements (SFS).
  • Providing skilled accounting resource on secondment, where there is a temporary need for additional resource.
  • Preparation of periodic management accounts.
  • Advising on statutory accounting compliance requirements.
  • Advising on improvements to the SFS cycle i.e. the production, audit and filing of SFS.

Profile



Qualified ACA / ACCA with management experience in a medium to large accountancy firm.

Strong accounting skills and technical knowledge on financial reporting matters including the ability to work from first principles.

Good working knowledge of UK GAAP and some awareness of US GAAP and IFRS.

IT literate, ideally with some experience of accounting packages and good excel spreadsheet skills.

Highly professional attitude to providing a quality service in a deadline driven environment.

Self motivated with strong communication skills (written and oral).

Strong supervisory skills and ability to work in a team environment.

Ability to develop and coach staff.

Demonstrate flexibility in changing client demand environment.

Proactive and be able to identify opportunities for business development

Job Offer

Salary up to £66,000 plus benefits.