Accounts Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Leeds
Salary
27000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP33000/annum
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As Accounts Manager your responsibilities will include:

- Oversee the Year End Accounts Team
- Control of workflow to ensure that year end accounts are produced within 3 months of the year end initially
- Undertake file evidenced reviews for yearend accounts
- Provide advice to clients in connection with Dividends and Directors Loan Account transactions including the preparation of directors meeting minutes and dividend vouchers
- Provide accounting assistance to management accounts staff
- Supervise staff to ensure filing deadlines for statutory accounts are met
- Ensure that statutory and year end accounts are technically compliant
- Review Statutory Accounts Disclosure checklists completed by team members
- Act as the point of contact between the firm and client in the finalisation of yearend accounts- Maintain records of job status and report to the Exec team with progress on year
- Carry out yearend accounts meetings where necessary either at the office of client's premises
end accounts target (completing jobs within 3 months of yearend initially with a transition to immediate completion as soon as month 12 management accounts are complete)
- Conduct client meetings where necessary including potential clients
- Prepare fee quotations for potential clients

The candidate must have:

- Experience in a similar accounting role
- Working knowledge of using Sage 50
- Working knowledge of using BTC tax software would be desirable
- Excellent excel skills (including v-lookups and pivot tables)
- Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers