Client Manager Multisite Accountancy and Finance Firm.

Armstrong Knight
Bishop's Stortford
21 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
About Our Client This client is a medium sized rapidly expanding muliti site accountancy practice. They have an enviable portfolio of mixed clients ranging from construction, consultancy businesses and well know media companies to name a few (GBP100,000 - GBP5m turnover) through to larger multi million pound conglomerates and national groups (up to 250m turnover). Due to recent retirement of a longstanding member of staff, our client is now seeking to recruit a Client Manager/Senior to provide support and have oversight of a team of 4 staff, providing an external accounts service. In return for commitment and effort, our client is providing a clearly defined route to partnership within the firm. Job Description This role will suit a candidate who has extensive practice experience, who is seeking the next step in their career. Duties You will be responsible for maintaining the portfolio of clients and providing a mixed service of Accounts, Management Accounts, Corp/ Personal Tax, VAT compliance and advisory work Working closley with the team consisting of accountants and bookkeepers. You may also have the opportunity to gain valuable exposure to specialist forensic and Tax work with the partners of the firm. Manage portfolio of clients, including:meeting clients;coordinating work (including budgets) and ensuring quality meets required standards;time cost recovery and billingclient complaintsmonitoring profitability. Manage team to deliver Accountancy services to clients;Lead end of year account review meetings with clients;Agree fees for Accounts/Tax/Value Added Work (e.g. HMRC enquiries) with clients and collection of fees via e.g. standing orders/direct debit forms;Implement Client Relationship Strategy;Implement Client Referral Strategy;Work with colleagues to deliver other services (e.g. payroll, consultancy) to clients.Other duties commensurate with the position of Partner. The Successful Applicant * Professional qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA wihtin a general practice environment. QBE may also be considered. What's on Offer for the succesful candidate: A Salary on the region of GBP40,000 - GBP50,000 A full benefits packackage Partnerhship progression plan Bonus structure