Accounts Senior Manager - Cambridge
AJ Chambers have an exclusive opportunity with a modern, forward-thinking and market leading independent firm in Cambridge who are looking to appoint a Senior Manager Accountant in a newly created, client facing position. For the right candidate our client can offer a leading role within the business over the coming years.
Our client is by no means a traditional accountancy practice and can offer exposure to unique business areas, such as US and International Tax, where you would manage experienced professionals and a diverse client base.
In this role you will have autonomy to manage an engaging portfolio and lead on maintaining and developing relationships with a well-established client base, ensuring timely delivery of general accounting and taxation services.
Manage and develop a portfolio of clients
Lead on developing excellent client service and relationships with clients and the team
Manage the team to ensure Senior Management expectations are met on delivery and accuracy of work
Plan and monitor work and resources within an agreed budget to meet deadlines and targets set, including managing the billing and work in progress
Review accounts for quality and compliance ensuring completion of file and recording notes and review points
Take responsibility to coach and develop team members giving constructive feedback to enhance their skills and development
Participate in projects, contribute to team and business initiatives
Recruit, train and develop members of the team to ensure there are enough resources and skills in the team to meet current demand and planned growth
Work in collaboration with the team to share knowledge and ideas to improve communication, set team goals and recognise achievements
Carry out appraisals for team members to set appropriate objectives, review progress and develop skills
Build knowledge and awareness of all aspects of the business services to help identify opportunities to cross sell services to clients and communicate this to the team
Strong interpersonal skills to manage internal relationships for clients and colleagues
Skilled at dealing with business owners and advising them on a range of commercial issues
ACCA/ACA/CTA qualified accountant with experience within a Manager capacity position
Maintain high standards of professional conduct and practice
Strong coaching and mentoring skills
Must be confident in a client facing position
If you are interested in the role or would like to know more, please apply directly or contact Max Evans at AJ Chambers
Senior Manager - Cambridge