Accounts & Tax Manager - partner track

General Practice
£45,000 to £55,000 Per Annum
North West London
Contract Type:
Full Time

Scott Lavery

020 3225 6120

* Firm: 8 Partner Firm

* Workload: Accounts & Tax with audit if desired

* Location: London

* Clients: OMBs with a strong property focus

* Salary: £45-55k

Are you an Assistant Manager or Manager from a general practice firm with a passion for the property sector? Are you keen to become the first point of contact for a large portfolio of clients? Do you have a desire to remain in practice and work your way up to Equity Partner? If so, this could be the perfect role for you.

Our client is an independent firm of chartered accountants, based in Zone 2 of North West London, who are seeking a proactive and commercially focused Accounts/Tax Manager to support a Partner in managing his clients on a day-to-day basis. The largest client portfolio of all the Partners, over time you will have the opportunity to oversee the entire fee income of c£800k.

Whilst the portfolio is a diverse mix of OMBs, it has a strong property and construction flavour as well as approximately 5 audits covering manufacturing, precious metals, solicitors, estate agents and residential lettings. (the audits can be incorporated or excluded from this Manager's remit depending on your experience and interest in audit).

As the successful candidate you will take over the portfolio in a phased approach as and when you are ready to do so and will be given a great deal of freedom and autonomy to manage the client base by the Partner. Given the fact that the Partner is looking retire in the next 5-10 years, the firm are seeking to recruit someone to this role who will have the desire and capability to progress to Salaried Partner and then Equity Partner in this time frame.

You will:

  • Have experience of being the first point of contact for accounts and tax clients
  • Be keen to expand your skill-set to incorporate managing a larger portfolio
  • Ideally have experience of property clients
  • Demonstrate an autonomous and proactive nature
  • Wish to progress your career in practice with a view to taking equity in the firm in the future
  • Be ACA or ACCA qualified

If you are seeking an Accounts & Tax Assistant Manager or Manager role in London, 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.