Manager / Senior Manager

  • Job Reference: 1390
  • Date Posted: 26 March 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Horsham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: General Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair

Job Description

A leading accountancy firm in West Sussex are looking for an ambitious manager or senior manager to join their spangly offices in Horsham. They are the fastest-growing accountancy firm in Sussex, with multiple offices looking after thousands of businesses and individuals across the county, providing the full array of specialist accountancy, Taxation, Payroll, advisory and financial planning services. This could be a full-time or part-time role and offers huge amount of aggression opportunities for the longer term.

You will be responsible for managing a very portfolio of clients, from limited companies, so traders, partnerships and personal tax, taking responsibility for accounting, tax and business planning. Managing and training and mentoring teams to help deliver the required services to clients.

Role responsibilities:

  • Managing a varied portfolio of client
  • Managing client expectations and updating clients with costs and time estimations
  • Meeting with new and existing clients on a regular basis
  • Willingness to share knowledge and invest in development of junior members of staff
  • Manage teams to deliver all services
  • Coordinate and review the work with the assistant managers and trainee accountants
  • Mentor & manage assistant managers and trainee accountant
  • Assist with on the job training of junior members of staff and identify and act on areas in need of improvement or further development
  • Preparing some of the more complex year-end accounts, management accounts and VAT returns
  • Review accounts and management accounts that have been prepared by the team
  • Ensure company accounts are prepared in accordance with financial reporting and accounting standards
  • Review corporation tax returns
  • Prepare personal tax returns
  • Liaise directly with HMRC as required
  • Compiling present reports, budget plans, commentaries and financial statements
  • Analyse accounts and business plans
  • Financial forecasting and risk analysis

The successful applicant will be ACA or ACCA qualified with a strong knowledge of accounting for SMEs including corporate tax, VAT, PAYE and Personal Tax. You will have previous experience of supervising junior members of staff.

This is a great place to further your career and a great place to work. The company believes that a happy team leads to happy clients and takes real commitment to nurturing and developing their greatest asset - their people. All of their staff receive individual training plans, they help their trainees to become fully qualified and everyone enjoys the benefits and career progression they all hope for from Sussex's fastest-growing accountancy practice. This firm are proud to be recognised by the ICAEW, ACCA and AAT as approved employers. 


If you want to be part of something great please contact Lydia at ProTalent to discuss in more detail.