Business Manager - Accountancy

Language Matters
75000.00 GBP Annual
17 May 2017
24 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our prestigious client, a leading independent Accounting firm, is looking for an experienced business manager to join their department. You will be managing a great European team of Client Management Accountants, hence any European language skills are beneficial. This role is only suited to someone who has previous experience working in an accountancy managing staff, and is a great opportunity to progress in a high level boutique environment where you would be directly responsible for UHNW clients and prestigious companies. This is a dual role which involves direct client interaction but also overall management and delivery of the wide range of accounting services the firm offers and direct account management being offered to the client. The ideally fluent German or French speaker would need to have previous experience in a senior accounting/financial management role, with full expertise and knowledge in a wide array of accounting disciplines such as monthly management accounts, UK VAT, Expat TAX, audit, performance and strategy, etc??? The role is diverse and offers the unique mixture of client management but also management of several direct reports of other outsourced accounting providers. .The Business Manager needs to have previous practice/firm or outsourced accounting services experience working within a similar role having ideally dealt with various clients preferably from differing sectors. The client offers a tailored and unique outsourced accounting service dealing in areas of audit, TAX, VAT, performance and strategy, hence the need for like-minded individuals who would enjoy this diverse high end of the market environment with heavy client focus. The Business Group Manager with French or German will be responsible accounting workflow management, overseeing members of an accounting team and delivering these accounting services to a large portfolio of clients to the highest of standards. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your international client and accounting experience within a prestigious, professional, international and ever expanding environment. Profile Fluency in English both written and spokenAdditional fluency in either French, Spanish, Italian or German is beneficialQualified ACCA, CIMA, ACA etc... or by experience or part-qualified with necessary experience herein listedUK VAT experience is essential.Previous experience within outsourced accounting practice/firm is neededExperience within a combination of several accounting disciplines such as Audit, UK VAT, expat tax, performance and strategy within both practice and industry Previous experience working as a management accountant or senior accounts role managing several clients accounting processes within practice A self-starter driven to succeed and deliver excellence to prestigious clienteleExcellent communication skills with a positive outlookExcellent attention to detail, high levels of accuracyAutonomous and driven to succeed To apply, please send your CV in Word format to Guido. If you have applied for any other languagematters vacancy there is no need to re-apply, as your CV will be considered for all vacancies that match your language skills and work experience. We work constantly to provide equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, social background, religion, disability or sexuality. NB: Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK or hold a valid work permit. Please note that we contact successful candidates within 3-4 working days. Language Matters is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.