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Business Services Assistant Manager

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£39,000 - £44,000
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Scott Golding

Assistant Manager - Accounts

AJ Chambers are currently representing a reputable, award-winning firm of chartered accountants who are seeking an experienced Assistant Manager for their accounts team in Bury St Edmunds. This is a varied position that offers a great deal of autonomy and excellent opportunities for progression.

The Role

The team assists a wide variety of businesses including limited companies, partnerships, sole traders, educational establishments, professional firms and charities, operating across a variety of sectors

Duties include:

  • Manage multiple engagements simultaneously whilst also taking a lead on client contact
  • Train and mentor junior members of staff, reviewing aspects of the work they produce
  • Drafting and reviewing accounts
  • Drafting tax computations and tax returns
  • Production of/reporting on management accounts
  • Completion of VAT and P11D returns for clients
  • Oversee client engagement teams, monitor engagement profitability
  • If you have audit experience and wish to keep your hand in some audit work, this can be arranged but will be a minor element of the position

The Candidate

  • ACA/ACCA qualified or able to demonstrate the relevant experience
  • Sound working knowledge of a variety of accounting packages
  • A proven track record of working to deadlines and effectively handling multiple priorities, with a positive attitude to problem-solving and working in a small team
  • A vigilant approach to dealing with sensitive information and maintaining confidentiality
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills and a keen eye for detail. A confident approach in dealing with clients is essential

For more information on this Assistant Manager position, please contact Scott Golding at AJ Chambers.

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