Accounts Manager - Top 100 Firm

Job Title: Accounts Manager - Top 100 Firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North East London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: SG22052019_1558514532
Contact Name: Saman Ghalamzan
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2019 09:42

Job Description

Accounts Manager

Top 100 Firm - North London

£50,000 - £60,000 + corporate benefits package

Are you looking to join a firm where you will be assisting the Partners with growing the business?

An outstanding opportunity within a Top 100 firm of Chartered Accountants has recently arisen for an ACA/ACCA qualified Accounts Manager to join a highly reputable practice, based in North/East London.

This award-winning firm has been established for more than 60 years and have developed themselves as a true market leader in a variety of different sectors.

Due to growth of the firm and winning new business, they are looking to expand their Accounts team with a technically strong, motivated Accounts Manager.

This is a great opportunity to take on a varied client portfolio spanning across a range of sectors and size - including Not-for-profit and Commercial.

What are the benefits to you?

  • Varied client portfolio to manage, giving you well-rounded exposure in accounts preparation
  • Fantastic progression prospects, with the opportunity to grow the team
  • Excellent work/life balance incentives - 9am - 5:30pm culture rolled out across the firm
  • Group Private Pension
  • 20 - 25 days' annual leave + bank holidays
  • Monthly & quarterly social events - summer parties, Christmas parties, volunteering days
  • A relaxed and mature work environment - smart/casual dress code

Your main duties/responsibilities:

  • Preparation and review of accounts
  • Acting as the ambassador for the firm, being the main point of contact to clients
  • Arranging and attending client meetings to build and sustain relationships
  • Preparation and review of tax returns
  • Managing a small team of Accounts Trainees/Seniors, acting as their mentor
  • Assisting in winning new business, attending networking events and helping the firm grow

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • ACA/ACCA/CA Qualification
  • Strong experience in accounts and tax preparation/return
  • Excellent management skills, with prior experience leading a small team
  • Proven experience managing a client portfolio
  • Advanced IT Skills - Excel, Sage, Xero, CCH

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, or you wish to find out more please call Saman on 020 7019 8845, or email at