Client Manager - Qualified Accountant

  • Job Reference: 00000344-1
  • Date Posted: 23 August 2021
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Language(s): Italian, German, French, Dutch, Spanish, English
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Grimes
  • Email: lgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk

Job Description

Client Manager - Outsourced Accounting Services

Fantastic opportunity to join a world class and highly successful international accountancy practice in London with excellent remuneration package, a fantastic range of benefits and flexible hours of work as well as clearly defined career pathway opportunities

SALARY

Competitive starting salary plus excellent benefits and flexible hours of work 

LANGUAGES 
Fluency in English is essential

LOCATION
Fantastic Central London offices though some remote working is possible (likely to be 2/3 days a week)

COMPANY BACKGROUND
Our client is a leading and highly successful  global practice, specialising in outsourced accounting services for international clients.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES 
Due to continued and fast growing expansion, they are looking to recruit a Client Manager.

This fantastic opportunity will be based within the International Outsourced Accounting department, working with and supporting international clients with their accounting services whilst they can focus on expansion activities and developing new markets.  

As the primary contact for senior client staff (typically CFO level and Financial Controllers), your main responsibilities will include:

  • Controlling the workflow on a portfolio of clients and dealing with technical queries as they arise
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships with key client contacts 
  • Completing quality control reviews in a timely and accurate fashion 
  • Review of management accounts, VAT returns and registrations, payment runs and the client billing process.
  • Management of typically 2-3 members of staff including appraisals and reviews

CANDIDATE SPECIFICATION

  • Fluency in English is essential 
  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualification is essential
  • Experience in producing and reviewing monthly management accounts is essential, ideally within a practice environment but experience within industry will also be considered
  • UK VAT experience is an advantage

SALARY
Competitive remuneration package plus fantastic benefits including the following:

  • 25 days annual leave increasing 28 days after 5 years’ service
  • Flexible working hours
  • Payment of one professional subscription per annum
  • Excellent contributory stakeholder pension scheme
  • Life assurance (x4 pensionable salary)
  • Permanent health insurance (income protection)
  • Private medical insurance with the option to add dependents
  • Season ticket loan up to a maximum of £6,000
  • Flexible holiday - where you can buy or sell up to 5 days annual leave per annum
  • Childcare, cycle to work and eye care voucher scheme
  • Annual discretionary bonus

This is an excellent opportunity to join a truly world class, international, fast growing firm in the financial services sector.

Please email your CV to us or for more information please contact Lisa Grimes on 07813 732261 for a confidential discussion