Manager (Accounts)

6 days left

£55,000 - £70,000
09 Jul 2021
06 Aug 2021
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to continued growth of this thriving Music & Entertainment based accountancy practice an additional Manager for the Accounting team is required.
With a mix of corporate and client/personal accounts, including some well known bands and brands,  this is an exciting and interesting role.
Well known for employee engagement/satisfaction this friendly, collaborative and highly respected business is a great organisation to work for and due this, continues to grow whilst building a fantastic reputation with both client and employees.
Reporting into the Partner, the Manager will oversee an area of the accounting services function, providing support and development to others whilst ensuring the highest level of satisfaction from clients.
This position requires an engaging individual who is ACA/ACCA qualified (from practice) with at least 5 years PQE and excellent interpersonal & communication skills. You will have an approachable manner and enjoy working within a collaborative environment. A genuine interest in Music and/or Entertainment will allow for added job satisfaction.
The role:
  • Take day to day responsibility for managing all aspects of the Partners portfolio, working with other managers, with the goal of managing and developing your own portfolio
  • Supervise/oversee work of others, providing training and development as required and ensuring the latest regulatory updates are adhered to
  • Oversee the scheduling & workflows of each job, ensuring targets/deadlines are met
  • Full review of accounts and disclosures
  • Preparation of consolidated accounts
  • Acting as main point of contact for clients whilst also keeping other managers/partners up to date on progress of jobs
  • Managing WIP, billing and recoverability
  • Review monthly billing, ensuring the team hit target
  • Liaise with tax department to ensure all information required is presented for preparation of tax computations
  • Prepare ad hoc cash flow forecasts for business investment initiatives
  • Involved with due diligence and other projects as required
The person:
  • ACA/ACCA qualified, within practice, with a few years PQE
  • Previous experience at Manager level required with at least 5 years within practice
  • Exception communication skills, written & verbal
  • Self motivated, driven to succeed and able to take ownership & responsibility for workload (own & others/team)
  • A genuine interest in the Entertainment & Music industry highly advantageous
  • Able to influence, challenge and develop others whilst being able to build strong working relationships
  • Sound technical knowledge and able to work with overseas teams
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong team player, approachable and able to adapt
Due to the high volume of applications received, regrettably only successful candidates will be contacted