Client Manager

Job Title: Client Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Exeter, Devon
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 13935594/001_1597246738
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2020 16:39

Job Description

A successful and highly regarded Exeter based accountancy practice is recruiting for an experienced Client Manager to join them. The opportunity offers the chance to join a growing business within a genuinely team focused environment with the potential to carve a long term career move with progression.

Client Details

Based in the firms Exeter offices, this accountancy practice has developed a strong reputation across Devon and further afield. The firm acts for a wide spectrum of clients, very wide ranging in size and industry, acting for SME, OMBs, corporates, sole traders and partnerships. Core clients range across the £500k - £5million mark, with additional larger corporate up to £50 - £70 million in turnover. Clients also range across smaller sole traders, partnerships and limited companies across unincorporated and corporated SMEs, OMBs, with services focused on accounts, personal and corporate tax and other wider ranging added value services.


Joining as a Client Manager in the firms Exeter offices, you will take on the management of a varied portfolio ensuring the delivery of a quality service and building relationships internally across the firm and with clients. You will review work and oversee complex accounts preparation and tax returns, reviewing work, meeting clients and developing in responsibility and level. You will work with Directors and other managers closely and help develop the wider team, supporting juniors. You will be overseeing the delivery of accounting, taxation and other services, with a portfolio, moulded around the technical strengths and motivations of the right candidate. (The portfolio can be moulded around the right persons background and areas of strength and interest to encompass a 100% accounts/tax service focus, or for those with audit skills, there can be an element of audit involvement as well) There will be a good element of the role advising on wide ranging accounting and added value projects in addition. The opportunity therefore provides a genuine opportunity to progress and carve a key career move in this growing firm.


You will likely be ACA, ACCA qualified or suitably qualified by experience, with a demonstrably strong career background developed within the accountancy practice sector, developing your career to Managerial levels as a Client Manager, Portfolio Manager etc. You will have skills providing the range of any of audit,accounting and tax compliance, along with delivering planning and advisory services to a mixed and varied client base of corporate SMEs, OMBs, limited companies, sole traders and wider clients and be looking for a career move offering the chance to develop in your career and progress within a growing, highly successful firm and business.

Job Offer

Circa £35,000 - £45,000 dependent on experience, background and level, negotiable, plus benefits. Please apply online and for a further confidential discussion please contact Mark Bailey on 01179 271452.