Business Solutions and Business Advisory Team Leader - Edinburgh

£45,000 - £60,000 - Accountancy Practice - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2799 Date Posted: Monday 09 Sep 2019
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Business Services Manager/Senior Manager


£45,000 - £60,000

iMultiply are delighted to be engaged on the position of Business Services Manager/Senior Manager with a leading Scottish Accountancy Practice based in the heart of Edinburgh.

The Company

One of Scotland’s leading Accountancy Firms, they have grown significantly in the last 5 years and have ambitious plans to continue their upward trajectory. This Firm offers a flexible, innovative and engaging environment where change and innovation are viewed as a positive. The Firm has an excellent environment for you to develop and enhance your skills with an experienced and supportive team.

The Role

The role of Business Services Manager/Senior Manager is a fairly unique role at this level in the sense that there is little client contact and it's very internally focussed; the emphasis is on the co-ordination and management of the Business Services function. You will be responsible for managing workflow, delegating work, reviewing work, driving change and efficiencies through process improvements and coaching and developing the team. You will ideally be a Qualified Accountant with recent experience in Practice although candidates with the appropriate skillset from Industry will be considered.

On Offer

The role of Business Services Manager/Senior Manager will offer a competitive salary of £45,000 - £60,000 plus a competitive benefits package including flexible.

The role will encompass the following:

  • Supporting the leadership team in the management and oversight of the Business Services function
  • Review of statutory accounts, management accounts, budgets/forecasts, VAT returns and tax returns
  • Managing the workflow across the department
  • Coaching and playing a key role in the development of junior team members
  • Driving change and improvement to processes and procedures to ensure efficiencies

The successful candidate will:

  • Fully Qualified Accountant – ACCA or equivalent
  • Be comfortable in a role without client contact
  • Strong people management skills
  • Strong process improvement skills and a willingness to streamline processes and drive change

For more information please contact Gareth Spowart on 0131 603 7747.