Accounts Senior Manager – Large Listed Clients

Job Title: Accounts Senior Manager – Large Listed Clients
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 50000 - 65000
Reference: BAV2220
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2019 16:08

Job Description

Are you a qualified ACA Accounts Senior Manager from a practice background looking to upgrade to a large City based company, which is a very large international service provider, with an accountancy division? Are you keen to work in a firm which has clients to rival the Big 4, including FTSE 100 and Global Fortune 500 Clients? Are you looking to work for a firm which is in a great City location, and assessible from all City based tube and train stations? Would you like to work in a corporate environment, which still retains a friendly and small firm feel, where you will work on many household names? Your role will include managing your own portfolio of clients, and assisting the head of department manage around 20 staff, review work, manage work flow, and liaise directly with all clients. You will review statutory and management accounts for clients, as well as VAT returns and some bookkeeping assignments. Accounts are prepared in accordance with UK GAAP and IFRS so experience of both would be an advantage although training can be provided. Clients sectors are varied and many will be international. You will also be responsible for providing the external audit file for clients, liaising with external auditors, liaising with HMRC and other advisory based projects. Overall you will assist with the smooth running and success of the accountancy department.

To be considered for this new role you must be a qualified ACA with post qualification experience, with strong academics and you must currently be working for a good quality practice firm with experience of the above duties (particularly managing staff, managing a portfolio and managing client expectations). You must have at least 10 years experience working for a UK based practice firm. You must be able to work to tight deadlines, deal with demanding clients, and be willing to sometimes work long hours in order to service your clients to the highest standard possible. You must show drive and ambition. Experience using a wide range of software packages, including Iris for accounts preparation, would be advantageous.

This rapidly growing, global international company will offer you a challenging role, high levels of responsibility and future opportunities. You will be based in a specialist department which provides accountancy services to large corporate clients, many of which consist of large listed business and overseas companies, as well as a growing number of interesting entrepreneurial and high growth businesses based in London. You will work in a growing and friendly office and assist with building the department and help it continue to grow and be a success.