A successful and highly regarded chartered accountancy practice based in North Bristol is searching for an experienced Accounts Manager to join their team in a role offering increasing responsibility and career progression on offer within a flexible and autonomous environment where you will have clear opportunity to develop your career.
Based in North Bristol the firm acts for a wide spectrum of clients across very varied industries, sectors and turnovers. Alongside a larger proportion of smaller sole traders partnerships and limited companies under FRS105, the firm also acts for a significant number of larger OMBs, SMEs, not for profit and larger corporates with audit requirement (Around 10 or so audits in total). The firm is a small/medium size with long serving managerial professionals supporting Directors/Partners and team of qualified/part ACA/ACCAs, AATs, trainees and administration support. The firm provides services across the range and has developed very long standing relationships with clients, partnering with them and working as all round trusted advisers. The environment offers a flexible approach, along with autonomy to pursue areas of interest and offers an employer where you can have a large degree of control on your own career destiny.
Joining the firm as Accounts Manager, based in their North Bristol offices you will take on responsibility and management for the delivery of all round, general accountancy practice services to a wide ranging client base. This will be moulded to a good degree around the preferences, motivations and background of the right professional, so would include some audit management, or be totally focused on clients under the audit threshold in turnover, with an entirely accounts/tax etc focus. You will report and work closely and directly with a partner and manage a team. Alongside this you will have a hands on approach and be involved in wide ranging accounts production for Ltd company/sole trade and partnership accounts, advise on tax planning and deal with high level queries eg discussing business structures as just one example, along with involvement in wider ranging project and advisory/planning work. You will manage staff and their workload, review staff's work and monitor staff progression and take on a client facing role. You will carve a pivotal role in this successful firm and develop and progress in your career.
You will be any of ACA / ACCA / ATT / CTA qualified, or equivalent ideally, with a demonstrable career background within the accountancy practice sector, managing the delivery of all round services to a mixed client base of sole traders, partnerships and limited company clients across wide ranging sectors and turnovers. You will most likely have post qualified experience, with anything from 2 years or more experience ideally, following qualification. You will be seeking a key managerial position within a growing, chartered accountancy firm, where you can genuinely carve a career and add value to the firm and its clients, looking to progress in your career.
£35,000 - £45,000 plus dependent on experience and background, negotiable plus benefits