< JOB LISTING

Audit & Accounts Manager

image

PLEASE CONTACT

Danny Brown

Audit & Accounts Manager (80% Audit)

Cambridge

Up to £60,000

A very well respected top 30 firm of chartered accountants are seeking an Audit Manager to join its well established and highly regarded audit team.

This role offers the opportunity to further develop your existing management and accounting skills, as well as your external profile.

The Role:

  • Day to day management of the Corporate Services Group: training, mentoring and developing team members
  • Managing a varied portfolio of clients, to involve communicating engagement progress, problems, financial information and other business concerns
  • Participating in networking and building client relationships
  • Reviewing assignments and working papers, providing constructive feedback to team members
  • Taking responsibility for achieving engagement profitability – billings and collections
  • Supporting the partners with business development activities, client tender processes
  • Supporting team members and clients, at times across multiple offices, in a role that has a requirement for flexible working hours including additional hours when required

What’s in it for you?

  • Smart Working plan
  • 25 days holiday (ability to purchase up to 5 extra days
  • 4x Salary Life Assurance
  • All employee share scheme
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Retail Discounts
  • Ongoing CPD
  • Local CSR programmes
  • Employee referral scheme

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You must be ICAEW/ACCA qualified or QBE, with a significant level of recent UK practice experience relevant to audit.
  • Strong technical knowledge of corporate accounting and audit matters (e.g UK GAAP, FRS102, IFRS) coupled with a proven ability to act as a technical resource and point of first reference for other team members.
  • Good all-round knowledge of audit and accounting software packages. Familiarity with CCH software would be advantageous. Competent MS office skills (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Previous experience of leading audit teams including training, mentoring, and supervising staff in their day to day work.
  • Proven background in effectively managing a client portfolio. Competent WIP management and capable of achieving billing targets.
  • Capable of managing multiple deadlines and delegating work effectively within a team.
  • Good level of Corporate Tax experience: the ability to review draft Corporation Tax computations, and sufficient understanding to enable proactive dialogue with clients.
  • An interest and/or previous involvement in business development activities such as tender processes and presentations. A willingness and capability to work with the partners to continue to raise the firm’s profile and attract additional clients. Ability to support and lead business development work and networking to develop a strong network of relationships.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, whilst capable of integrating well within a team environment.
  • A thorough, self-motivated and tenacious approach to work, with an expert eye for detail.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply direct or contact Danny Brown at AJ Chambers.

Audit & Accounts Manager (80% Audit)

Cambridge

Up to £60,000

MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
  • Global Immigration | Senior Manager | Big 4 | £75 - £105k
    £75000 per year - 105000 per year

    Are you an experience global immigration professional, looking for your next challenge?

    AJ Chambers partnering with one of the “Big 4” accountancy practices which have major plans to grow their legal offering and be a disruptor to the traditional private practice legal market.

    Immigration services have been highlighted as a key area for growth and as such the team is currently hiring heavily at all levels (from Immigration Consultants to Senior Managers and Directors) into both their internal and client-facing teams.

    The team are also currently seeking an experienced global immigration professional to join their team as a senior manager.

    The team acts as a strategic partner for many multinational companies and their client accounts are very large and continuing to grow.

    The role will suit individuals with experience managing corporate clients and coordinating immigration across multiple countries. You will likely have 7+ years of relevant immigration experience, gained within a law firm or other OISC regulated practice. Experience of managing a team and client accounts is essential and ideally you will have 3+ years of experience in such a role.

    By joining this team would reap the advantages of working within a multidisciplinary team and have the opportunity to develop your career through a clearly defined route.

    Outside the pressures of traditional private practice you can expect to achieve a sustainable work-life balance and will benefit from a whole host of additional benefits including (but not limited to);

    Flexible working policy (1 – 2 days of office working per week) Highly competitive salary and bonus schemes Pensions options, income protection, car cash allowances and more 25 days holiday, plus your birthday off Lunch allowance when in the office Discounted gym
  • Legal Secretary - Family
    £75000 per year - 105000 per year

    AJ Chambers are proud to be working with a top Law Firm in Colchester helping them expand their Family Department with an experienced Legal Secretary.

    The role will provide full secretarial support to the team leader ensuring client problems are solved efficiently

    Manage diaries Screen e-mails, telephone calls and post Open and closing files Preparation of correspondence and complex legal documents File and case management , bill presentation Audio typing Using digital dictation, Drafting letters and responses with minimal supervision Meeting with clients taking notes Support Fee Earners with the preparation of bills Liaising with clients both face to face and over the telephone , solicitors, courts Dealing with Child care , Divorce, Separation, Co-Habitation, Finances ,Civil partnerships Preparation of trial bundles General administration ,including filing ,photocopying, faxing and scanning

    The successful candidate will Ideally have worked within a Family team in the last 12 months and have Fast and accurate typing skills including digital audio systems and Experience with case management

    This is a great time to join an expanding team with the opportunity to work in prestigious offices offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

    For further information please contact Ella Britton

  • Payroll Adviser
    £25000 per year - 32000 per year

    Payroll Adviser

    Spalding

    £25,000 - £32,000 (DOE)

    AJ Chambers have been instructed by one of the UK’s leading regional accountancy firms on their newly created Payroll Adviser position, based out of their Spalding offices.

    This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced payroll professional join a firm who takes pride in developing talent and encouraging ambitious individuals to progress their careers and expand their professional and personal capabilities, whilst ensuring employee well-being is at the forefront.

    What will you be doing?

    Supporting the provision of a quality payroll service Building a working relationship with clients Identifying opportunities for more complex consideration Supporting the service line to achieve targets Ensuring operational objectives are met

    What are they looking for?

    Experience delivering payrolls, ideally in a bureau environment Working knowledge of cyber and data protection rules and regulations Familiarity with payroll software and Microsoft Office 365 Ability to work to tight deadlines with quick turnaround times

    What are the benefits?

    Flexible working arrangements which include the option of hybrid and remote working, helping to make work suit your lifestyle. Paid time off for charitable work Discretionary Christmas bonus Highly supportive and friendly team with regular social events Modern and spacious offices with free parking on-site + much more!

    If you feel you might be suitable and would like to be considered for this position, please apply directly, or get in touch with Danielle Daymond at AJ Chambers for a confidential conversation.

  • Legal Assistant - Conveyancing
    £25000 per year - 32000 per year

    A busy and top regional law firm based in Southend is looking to expand its Residential and Commercial Property team with an experienced Legal Assistant to deal with the whole process of Post and Pre completion Conveyancing.

    The role will sit within a busy team supporting two Fee Earners, some of the duties will include:

    Dealing with sale enquiries and related technical matters relating to sales transactions under the supervision of the Property Lawyer. Preparing draft contract packages, searches, exchange and completion letters. Drafting non-standard non-technical correspondence. Proactively chase third parties by telephone and email in order to progress \'the deal’ Working alongside the layer to ensure exchange goals are met Preparing draft financial statements showing how sale proceeds are to be split Building excellent relationships through daily communication with Clients, Estate Agents, Property Developers, Brokers and Mortgage providers to ensure targets are met.

    An understanding of the commercial or Residential property process is essential:

    Previous experience of working in a similar role is essential; Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbal and written; A positive and helpful attitude; Use initiative within limits of knowledge and authority; A flexible approach to work and willingness to help others; Ability to take responsibility for own work

    This is a great time to join a company that has drive and ambition offering a competitive salary and benefits package.

    For further information please contact Ella Britton

Trustpilot