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Accounts Assistant Manager

Job Title: Accounts Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rugby
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + flexible working & further benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ABJ/231045
Contact Name: Luke Scale
Contact Email:
Job Published: 15 days ago

Job Description

A rapidly growing Top 100 regional accountancy firm based in Rugby seek an Accounts Assistant Manager. Flexible working hours arrangements, future career development opportunities along with pension and free onsite parking.

The Accounts Assistant Manager would be ideal for an Accounts Senior within an accountancy firm looking for the next step in their career along with future progression opportunities. Due to ongoing growth throughout the practice in terms of clients, they seek a qualified and technically strong individual to oversee and manage a portfolio of clients.

This opportunity has a key focus in supporting junior members across the team, mentoring their personal professional development through reviewing the files prepared, providing feedback and guidance where necessary and completing the accounts for sign off.

This would be an excellent opportunity for a progressive ACCA or ACA / ICAEW qualified accountant, seeking to advance their career within a forward-thinking, driven and developing accountancy practice.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing a portfolio of clients, typically owner managed businesses and SMEs across a wide range of different industries and sectors
  • Oversee junior members of the team, reviewing assignments and providing advise for their own career development
  • Provide full business services up to audit threshold. This includes;
    • Compliance and advisory services for clients
    • Prepare accounts for audit team
    • Management Accounts
    • Bookkeeping
    • VAT Returns
    • Corporate Tax computations
    • Personal tax returns.

What we are looking for:

  • Technically strong and up to date with compliance standards, preferably ACA / ICAEW or ACCA qualified
  • Previous experience in the preparation of financial statements for clients gained within an accountancy practice/firm
  • Professional, strong and confident communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Highly organised, working to agreed deadlines and budgets
  • Strong IT skills including Excel, any ERP systems experience (Oracle, SAP, QuickBooks, Sage, Xero, IRIS etc).

What's on offer:

  • Competitive salary, dependent upon experience up to £45,000
  • 37.5 hours per week, flexible working arrangements (Office opening hours 8am to 6pm, can start/leave early or later)
  • Pension scheme
  • Health care scheme
  • Employee benefits portal (Discounts etc)
  • Future career progression opportunities.

Interested? Register your interest by applying today or call Luke 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further. You can also visit the Addington Ball website or follow us on twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball is a specialist finance and accounting recruitment consultancy covering the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of APSCo and TEAM and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref - ABJ/231045 - Accounts Assistant Manager