Assistant Manager

Job Description

Duties include:
– will work on a small team of between 3 and 5 people and will report directly to a Manager and/or a Partner
– responsible for overseeing all matters relating to clients that are assigned to them. This will include a variety of engagements from both general accountancy practice and corporate service provider
– preparation and audit of accounts and schedules, and the preparation of financial statements. This role involves administration of companies which will vary greatly between clients
– preparation and checking of taxation and VAT returns and assessments
– ensure returns are dealt with and filed in a timely manner
– review work and will organise and co-ordinate the assignment of work for junior staff. This will include assisting, supervising and training junior members of the team
– involved in conducting appraisals, training sessions and attending management meetings

Skills and experience required:
– Newly qualified ACA or ACCA
– An excellent communicator with strong organisational skills who is able to lead more junior members of staff. Discretion, diplomacy and a confident approach are a must
– Looking for a broad experience covering all aspects of general accountancy and the provision of corporate services
– Prior audit experience preferred