Client Manager

Job Title: Client Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bideford, Devon
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: 13793844/001_1583313430
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2020 09:17

Job Description

An excellent opportunity for a managerial level professional, with a strong background in accountancy practice has arisen in Bideford for this leading firm of chartered accountants to join them as a Client Manager . The partners/directors here are seeking a key long term addition developing client relationships and providing a quality service to their wide ranging clients.

Client Details

This highly successful firm of chartered accountants, based in Biedford is well established, as a leader in the provision of proactive accountancy and business advice to wide range of varied industry clients, typical of the region. The business has a high number of complex clients that provide varied, interesting and challenging work. The firms clients are varied to include a significant proportion of tourism and leisure/retail/ construction/manufacturing /vet dentistry/dental professionals and other clients. You will be joining a team of managerial professionals working closely and alongside fellow Directors and Partners.


Joining the team as a Client Manager, based in their Bideford offices, you will oversee the management and provision of accounts, tax and general accountancy practice service requirements to a varied client base. Whilst there may be a proportion of smaller sole traders and partnerships, there will be a much larger proportion of limited companies and varying turnover and industry range, including entrepreneurial start ups, SMEs, OMBs and other clients up to around the audit threshold in turnover. You will oversee the provision of services with the support of a team of qualified, part qualified and experienced staff, reviewing work, motivating and providing ongoing support and development, billing WIP and other managerial responsibilities. You will carve a key position here, developing long term, strong client relationships, providing a quality service and look become a pivotal part of this successful firm.


For this Client Manager role, you will be any of - ACA, ACCA, ATT, CTA qualified, or equivalent, operating at managerial or senior managerial level with a strong career background in accountancy practice, as an all around general practice professional. Your experience will have been gained within small, medium or large firm environment,a cross any of independent, Top 50, Mid or Top Tier firm background, with skills across the range accounting, tax and wider service provision and you will be looking for a challenging new career move where you carve a long term, successful career in a highly reputable and successful firm.

Job Offer

Circa £32,000 - £43,000 dependent on experience and background, negotiable, plus benefits.