Grant Thornton UK LLP

Financial Accounting Advisory Services - Client Development - Assistant Manager (happy to talk flexi

Location
London, Greater London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
23 Jan 2022
Closes
10 Feb 2022
Ref
R1027934
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Manager
More than you expected

Grant Thornton UK LLP is part of a global network of independent audit, tax and advisory firms, made up of some 58,000 people in over 135 countries. We're a team of independent thinkers who put quality, inclusion and integrity first. All around the world we bring a different experience to our clients. A better experience. One that delivers the expertise they need in a way that goes beyond. Personal, proactive, and agile. That's Grant Thornton.

Job Description:

MORE THAN YOU EXPECTED

Grant Thornton UK LLP is part of a global network of independent audit, tax and advisory firms, made up of some 58,000 people in over 135 countries. We're a team of independent thinkers who put quality, inclusion and integrity first. All around the world we bring a different experience to our clients. A better experience. One that delivers the expertise they need in a way that goes beyond. Personal, proactive, and agile. That's Grant Thornton.

NEW GROUND WON'T BREAK ITSELF.

Every day our teams help people in businesses and communities to do what is right and achieve their goals. Our Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team were established to help our clients overcome significant challenges, where they could be a potential knowledge/skillset gap or lack of resource. They work directly with Finance teams to help them deliver business critical projects. These can range from more simple issues e.g. year end accounting to working with firms going through more complex issues e.g. IPOs and M&A. The FAAS team sits within our Advisory (Deals & Business Consulting) division and work closely with a range of clients across different industry sectors. If you are looking to work on an exciting range of projects, then this could be the team for you.

We're happy to talk flexible working and consider reduced hours and job shares, we'll support you to balance your work and life.

A look into the role

As a Client Development Assistant Manager within our team, you will:
  • Work strategically alongside the business leads supporting the creation and maintenance of opportunity pipelines
  • Support the team operationally from pitch to completion of assignment
  • Attend scoping meetings to understand client needs and propose tailored solutions
  • Work closely with our Agile Talent Community relationship managers to identify the right resource to deliver on projects
  • Support with maintaining a suite of marketing material including project case studies


Knowing you're right for us

Joining us as a Client Development Assistant Manager , it would be great if you had some of the following skills, but don't worry if you don't tick every box, we'll help you develop along the way.

  • Experience of working in a practice environment
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • A professional qualification either Accountancy or Project Management (ACA/ACCA/AAT/Six Sigma/ Prince2 or equivalent)


Knowing we're right for you

Embracing uniqueness, the culture at Grant Thornton thrives on the contributions of all our people, we never settle for what is easy, we look beyond to deliver the right thing, for everyone. Building an inclusive culture, where we value difference and respect our colleagues helps our people to perform at the best of their ability and realise their potential.

Our open and accessible culture means you'll interact with leaders who are interested in you and everything you bring to our firm. The things that set you apart, we value them. That's why we give you the freedom to bring your whole self to work and pursue your passions inside and outside of work.

Beyond the job

Life is more than work. The things you do, and the people you're with outside of work matter, that's why we're happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles, and we'll always do our best to keep your work and life in balance.

The impact you can make here will go far beyond your day job. From secondments, to fundraising for local charities, or investing in entrepreneurs in the developing world, you'll be giving back to society. It's that drive to do the right thing that runs through our every move, grounded in our CLEARR values - Collaboration, Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Respect and Responsibility.

We're looking for people who want to contribute, spark fresh ideas and go beyond expectations. People who want to be able to proudly do what's right, for the firm, our clients, our people and themselves. It's how it should be.

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