Michael Page are partnering with a progressive, growth focused, independent accountancy practice, based in Plymouth, Devon, searching for a career focused, qualified ACA/ACCA Manager, to join their team. You will play a key role in the long term direction and development of this firm, joining the management group, managing a varied corporate, OMB focused. client portfolio, with genuine progression potential on offer.
The firm, based in Plymouth, has developed an enviable and strong reputation, as a leading independent accountancy practice across the region. The firm is large enough to act for wider ranging corporates, groups and other clients up to £40 million in turnover, as well as acting for a larger bulk of smaller SMEs and limited companies, under the audit threshold in turnover, with clients across industries including wholesalers, retail, hotels and leisure, importers , manufacturers and service related sectors, as a few examples. As a result of combined growth and requirement to plan for the future development of the firm, genuine progression potential is on offer. For career focused practice professionals, looking to add value, in an environment where ideas are taken on board and implemented, there is real scope to shape the route of your career in the future, whether that be towards equity and partnership, or a long term salaried route within the firm.
Joining as a Manager, based from the firms Plymouth offices you will take on the management of a varied client portfolio, moulded around the background and experience of the right professional. This could be focused entirely on sub audit threshold turnover clients, should the right person have expertise managing clients up to several million in turnover, with an accounts and general practice background for instance. Alternatively, for individuals looking to exit larger firm environment and add value to smaller OMBs and corporate clients, diversifying your career from an audit focus, the portfolio can be moulded to include clients up to £40million in turnover, across groups and include a proportion of audit work.
You will fully manage client relationships and take ownership of the delivery of wide ranging services to your clients, ensuring quality service and develop relationships in an advisory capacity. You will manage the wider team and take a lead on assisting in their development and look to further the growth of the department and firm in a key role, within this successful business.
You will ACA / ACCA qualified, with a background in the accountancy practice sector, having developed your career to Manager level. Your background will have been developed in any of Top 4/ Top Ten, Mid Tier or independent firm background, of any size. Your experience will have been developed in any of audit for larger corporates, mixed audit & accounts, or an accounts focused background. Most importantly you will be looking for a firm and career move, where you can genuinely add value to clients and the firm, where you can have genuine autonomy to shape your future career direction and path.
Circa £35,000 - £42,000 dependent on background and experience, plus benefits, negotiable.