Senior Accountant / Client Manager

Job Title: Senior Accountant / Client Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barnstaple, Devon
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Reference: 13902574/001_1594886304
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2020 08:58

Job Description

A highly successful accountancy practice, based in Barnstaple, undergoing growth and expansion is searching for a qualified ACA or ACCA, Senior Accountant / Client Manager to join the team in a key position and pivotal hire for this growing office.

Client Details

The firm, based Barnstaple, has developed a strong reputation and is a well established firm of accountants. The firm is large enough to act for wider ranging corporates, groups and larger clients , as well as acting for a larger bulk of much smaller SMEs and limited companies, sole traders and partnerships with clients across industries including wholesalers, retail, hotels and leisure, importers , manufacturers and service related sectors, as a few examples.


Joining the firm as a Senior Accountant / Client Manager level professional, based out of the firms Barnstaple offices you will take responsibility for managing the full provision of varied, general practice services to your own portfolio of clients as you develop within this firm and role. Clients are varied across limited companies, SME's and OMBs and wide ranging sole traders and partnerships up to the audit threshold in turnovers alongside larger corporates, charities and clients with audit requirement. As well as managing the provision of audit, accounts, tax and general practice services to your clients, in both a hands on and review role you will look to develop added value relationships with your clients, carving a key role within this firms North Devon offices. You will manage a wider team, reviewing work and supporting junior staff in their development. There will be scope to carve a key position within this growing office and progress in your career.


You will be ACA or ACCA qualified, or equivalent, with a career background in accountancy practice, at experienced Senior Accountant / Client Manager levels with client and portfolio management responsibility ideally. You will have a recent background working for an accountancy practice, in both a hands on and ideal managerial, review capacity alongside this as well, or with the demonstrable ability to step up into this level of role, overseeing the delivery of audit, accounts and tax services to a mixed client base of limited companies, SMEs and OMBs, sole traders and partnerships.
You will be looking for a challenging, long term permanent career move where you can carve a career within a highly successful firms of accountants.

Job Offer

Circa £28,000 - £36,000 plus benefits, negotiable dependent on experience and background of the right professional.