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Accounts Manager

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Jodi King

A top 100 firm of accountants based in Oxford are currently looking for an experienced Accounts Manager to join their rapidly expanding team. They have a strong focus on innovation and technology to help their clients make informed decisions on how to grow their business. Their clients range from private clients to owner-managed businesses and large international subsidiaries.

They see their people as the future of their business and are known for having a friendly and supportive team culture built around their values of collaboration, respect, innovation and expertise. Everyone receives training and development not just around technical knowledge but also around commercial, management and leadership skills.

About the Accounts Manager role:

Reporting to a Partner, your core responsibilities will include:

  • Build long lasting client relationships - develop and apply your technical and commercial knowledge to provide expert advice and exceed client expectations
  • Support a number of Directors by managing a diverse portfolio of clients and often being their primary point of contact. Your portfolio will consist of both new and more established clients and you will be encouraged to develop further revenue streams within it as well as helping to bring in new clients to the firm.
  • Ensure assignments are completed to a high standard, on time and within budgets agreed with Directors
  • Work collaboratively with other Managers and the Directors to ensure quality of output and efficiency in process across the wider accounts team
  • Prepare and review working papers, statutory accounts and management accounts for a wide range of business entities across many sectors
  • Prepare and review corporation tax computations and returns
  • Line manage more junior staff, overseeing their work and assisting them with their career development
  • Assist with billing
  • Manage own workload in a timely and efficient manner
  • Support the practice in continuously improving our way of working including and adopting new technology

What they can offer you:

  • Exposure to a wide range of clients across many industry sectors
  • Partner level Mentor and a Line Manager who will work closely with you to support you through your development and provide day to day guidance
  • Competitive salary and benefits package including pension, life assurance, retail discount scheme and flexible working
  • Generous holiday allowance + ability to buy/sell holiday to fit your lifestyle
  • A wellbeing programme with regular events and activities focused on your physical and mental wellbeing
  • Participation in our Management Development Programme as soon as you start
  • Personalised Development Plan
  • Comprehensive induction and buddy to help you get up to speed in your first few months
  • A light and airy, recently refurbished spacious modern office
  • Charity fundraising events

Requirements:

  • ACCA/ACA Qualified with at least 3-4 years PQE in practice
  • You will have at least 6 years' practice experience
  • Previous experience of line management and supervision
  • Create a positive impression with clients and staff
  • Excellent client relationship management skills and aptitude to assist with business development activities including providing support to directors to on board clients
  • Highly commercial approach
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive approach, prepared to go the extra mile
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