Accounts & Audit Manager - Independent Firm, Hertfordshire

General Practice
£52,000 to £60,000 Per Annum
flexible working arrangements
Contract Type:
Full Time

Katerina Christodoulou

020 3225 6126

Are you an Accounts & Audit Manager seeking a local firm who offer a challenging career with some exceptional clients alongside truly flexible working arrangements? Do you enjoy adding value to your clients and improving the operational efficiencies of your firm? If so, this could be a perfect role for you!

As one of Hertfordshire's leading independent accountancy firms, with a robust client base and continued growth, our client is seeking to recruit a Manager to support the Partners in managing a diverse and technically challenging client base.

Jointly managing a team of eight including two qualified Seniors as well as a number of trainees at varying levels, you will have responsibility for a portfolio of c£400k fees. The mix of work and clients can be flexed to suit the successful candidate but is likely to range from an entirely accounts focused workload to one with up to 50% audit. Dependent on the mix of work you prefer, your client base will either be predominantly local OMBs with turnovers up to £30m or (if you want more audit) a number of complex groups with turnovers into the £100m's.

The firm is ideally seeking an individual work is keen to proactively and positively impact the running of the firm and, as such, there is also the opportunity to progress to Director and Partner levels in the medium term.

As the successful candidate you will:

  • be ACA or ACCA qualified with at least one year experience at Manager level
  • either be entirely accounts focused or be working in an audit & accounts capacity
  • have the experience of managing and developing a team of trainees and qualified seniors
  • be comfortable managing a portfolio of clients of size between £250 and 500k of fees
  • be proactive and keen to add value to the firm and client base

If you are seeking an Audit & Accounts Manager role in Hertfordshire contact Austin Rose, the public practice recruitment specialists.

Please apply on-line for immediate consideration. Once you have applied if you have any questions call 0203 22 55 060.

Please also note that due to the volume of applications, only those shortlisted will be contacted. If you have not received a response within two weeks, please assume your application for this role was unsuccessful.