Due to rapid expansion over the last eight years, an exciting opportunity is available for a qualified and ambitious accountant to join an established accountancy practice as a Practice Manager. Based in the new practice office in South Manchester, the Practice Manager will earn a salary of £26,000 – £30,000 per annum dependent on experience.
The successful Practice Manager will ideally be a Qualified Accountant to take a step into being the Practice Manager and be involved in the strategic direction and daily operational management of a successful Accountancy firm. This role will still involve you dealing with clients, and delivering client work, it will be supporting the Directors with the Operational efficiency and growth of the practice.
Main responsibilities for the Practice Manager will be;
Managing workflow, client files and deadlines within the Practice
Ability to go through the working papers from outsourced contractors/accountants
Reviewing IT systems & accounting s/w periodically & suggesting improvements
Reviewing work produced/performed by other members of staff
Providing effective training and support to other staff, when necessary
Working with the Directors to set KPI’s, goals and objectives & monitor them
Responsible for improving processes and implementing new systems
Client facing responsibilities
The successful Practice Manager will possess demonstrable experience in a similar role in addition to the following skills and experience:
ACCA/ACA Qualified or equivalent
VT Accounts, Money Soft, Tax Filer, Sage Accounts and Payroll and MS Word & Excel
Ambitious and target orientated
Ability to meet and bring clients to the business
Hold a full driving licence – essential
knowledge of how a Practice operates
A good ‘all-rounder’ who can handle statutory accounts preparation, personal tax, VAT, corporation tax, Dividends, book keeping and all general accounting jobs for clients.
Superb influencing and communication skills are imperative
Experience in supervising and training junior/other members of staff is essential
Analytical skills, along with the ability manage multiple deadlines concurrently.
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org