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Senior Client Manager - Edinburgh

£35,000 - £45,000 plus flexible working and strong progression potential - Accountancy Practice - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2637 Date Posted: Thursday 20 Sep 2018
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Senior Client Manager

£35,000 - £45,000 plus flexible working and strong progression potential


The opportunity to join a small but well-established Accountancy Practice as a Client Manager has arisen.

The Company

An Accountancy Practice that can easily differentiate themselves from the competition due to its unique approach and Senior Management experience. For several years the business has built up an exceptional reputation not only for its proactive and customer centric approach but it’s fun, interactive, and flexible working environment. The structure of the Practice lends itself to strong progression prospects for the right individual.

The Role

The position of Senior Client Manager will require you to facilitate and manage a large portfolio of diverse clients for annual accounts, management accounts, VAT returns, corporate & personal tax and bookkeeping. You will also be required to assist with the monitoring and development of Trainee Accountants going through various qualifications including AAT and ACCA.

On Offer

The role of Senior Client Manager will offer a highly competitive salary of £35,000 - £45,000 plus benefits including generous holiday allowance & pension. Should career development and progression be important to you then there is also a realistic chance of obtaining a Partnership/Directorship within the near future. The office is based in Edinburgh city centre and the Practice operate a flexible working environment with very little overtime required.

You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:

  • Reporting to and deputising for the Directors
  • Facilitating and managing a large portfolio of diverse clients
  • Mentoring and development of Trainee Accountants
  • Production of annual accounts
  • Production of management accounts
  • VAT returns
  • Corporate & personal tax returns
  • Bookkeeping
  • Building relationships with senior stakeholders
  • Liaising with payroll department
  • Adhoc duties

To be considered for this opportunity you must have the following experience:

  • Qualified Accountant however finalist or qualified by experience will be also be considered
  • A minimum of 4 years Accountancy Practice/Firm experience
  • Supervisory or people management exposure would be advantageous but not essential
  • Ability to interact and influence senior stakeholders
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Please do not hesitate to contact Gareth Spowart on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion.