Qualified Accounts Team Manager Job | HT11226Q - Howett Thorpe

Qualified Accounts Team Manager
Berkshire, Slough

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Salary: £45-55,000 + bens + flexible work pattern options

Benefits: Excellent benefits!
Reference number HT11226Q
Added on Feb 23, 2016

About The Role

  • Work closely with the Senior Management team to ensure work is carried out in an efficient timely manner and to budget.
  • Ensure staff levels are sufficient for work planner and assist in recruitment and staff development where necessary.
  • Provide internal reports on work flow and budgets and other management information.
  • Supervise a team of qualified and qualified staff who undertake a range of Business Service Group activities.
  • Review of statutory accounts to comply with UK GAAP / FRS, as appropriate.
  • Undertake the preparation of more complex statutory accounts from trial balances as provided by clients including consolidated accounts.
  • Ensure the timely and accurate preparation of financial and management reports as determined by client instructions.
  • Provide clients with meaningful interpretation of any information produced and to highlight risks, and, or, concerns identified. In particular interpreting and communicating financial data to non-financial managers.
  • Oversight of communications with HMRC and other government bodies as required to ensure the accurate reporting and accounting of client details.
  • Ad hoc project work on with incomplete records and forensic accounting as required by either a Partner or client.
  • Maintain a good working knowledge of popular accounting software packages, e.g. Sage, QuickBooks, Xero, etc.
  • Review VAT returns on either cash, or, accrual basis as required for clients allowing suitable time for review and submission.

About Our Client

Large Business Service organisation based in modern office offering above market rate salaries and the option to work full time, but flexible hours.

About You

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with experience of managing a team of qualified and part qualified staff.

You will seeking a role where you can have management level input into the business and be responsible for the control and reporting on a key business area.

You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

This role may suit an individual from an Accountancy firm seeking an office based role or someone from an Outsourcing background seeking progression and diversity in their role.

Things you should know

Career progression

Excellent work/life balance


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering
accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial
controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all
relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high
volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do
not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been

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