ProTalent are excited to partner with a reputable small sized accountancy practice located in the thriving town of Sutton. Renowned for their client-centric approach and commitment to fostering professional growth, our client is seeking a skilled and experienced Bookkeeping Manager to lead and develop their bookkeeping team. This role presents an excellent opportunity to manage a talented team, build strong client relationships, and contribute to the success of the practice.
As a Bookkeeping Manager, you will assume a pivotal role in leading and mentoring a dedicated bookkeeping team, overseeing client relationships, and delivering exceptional bookkeeping services across a range of sectors. Your responsibilities will encompass team leadership, client engagement, and process optimization. This position offers a unique chance to leverage your leadership skills, contribute to the growth of the practice, and work in a collaborative and dynamic environment.
- Lead and manage the bookkeeping team, providing guidance, mentorship, and fostering professional growth.
- Oversee client relationships, acting as the primary point of contact for bookkeeping services.
- Build strong rapport with clients across varying sectors, understanding their unique bookkeeping needs.
- Ensure accurate and timely recording of financial transactions, including data entry and reconciliation.
- Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless service delivery.
- Review and supervise bookkeeping processes to optimize efficiency and accuracy.
- Stay informed about changes in accounting regulations, tax laws, and industry trends.
- Contribute to business development efforts, identifying opportunities to expand the practice's client base.
- Lead by example, motivating your team to excel and delivering high-quality work.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Proven experience in bookkeeping, with a solid track record of client relationship management and team leadership.
- Familiarity with various bookkeeping software and tools, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills for effective team management and client interactions.
- Leadership qualities with the ability to mentor, motivate, and guide team members.
- Prior experience in managing and developing junior bookkeeping staff.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant tools.
- Analytical mindset with attention to detail and a commitment to delivering quality work.
- Proactive approach to problem-solving and a passion for driving continuous improvement.
- Competitive salary and opportunities for career progression.
- Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare and professional development support.
- Collaborative and inclusive work environment that values innovation and growth.
- Exposure to diverse clients and industries, enhancing your skill set.
- Convenient location in Sutton with accessible transport links.
- If you are an experienced Bookkeeping Manager with a passion for leadership and delivering exceptional bookkeeping solutions, we encourage you to apply. Join our client's team and play a pivotal role in their mission to provide outstanding service to clients.