Practice Bookkeeping Manager

From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
17 Sep 2017
My client a well established and rapidly expanding firm of Accountants, due to impressive results they are now looking to recruit an experienced Practice Accounting Professional to join their team, heading up the client Bookkeeping Division. Working from the offices in West Leicestershire (Nr Jct. 21 / M69) the site is easily commutable from across the Midlands area. Reporting into the Senior Partner, you will lead a team delivering bookkeeping and payroll services to a variety of SME businesses across the Midlands area. Lead and manage a team of up to 5 Bookkeepers to ensure work is completed accurately within agreed timescales Management of client Purchase, Sales and General Ledgers Running of up to 250 Client Payrolls on a weekly and monthly basis Ensure teams timely completion of Client VAT / Tax Returns Work closely with partner to bid / win new book keeping / payroll contracts Promptly resolve client queries and build strong business relationships Applicants will ideally have previous experience gained within an accounting practice and be happy working as part of a rapidly expanding firm. A good level of IT Literacy is required, with experience of Sage and or Xero being a major advantage. Whilst this opportunity can offer scope for both short and long term development, my client requires applicants within the office or with clients full time, therefore study support or exam leave will not be given. In return, a competitive basic salary and great working environment can be offered, with scope to become Partner of Bookkeeping services for those looking to progress. FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer, and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages. This job was originally posted as