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Accounts Director or Partner - Preston

Accounts Director/ Partner - Preston

This is an outstanding opportunity for a Director or Partner level candidate to join a prestigious regional practice based in Preston.

This role represents a significant hire for the firm who are looking to continue their ambitious growth plans in the Preston & Lancashire region. The Director or Partner would be adding their experience and knowledge to an established General Practice/ Accounts department.

Taking on responsibility for a significant portfolio of large, technically complex SMEs, OMBs from a range of industry sectors

Manage the end to end accounts process, including budgets and timescales

As part of the role as an Accounts and Business Services Director or Partner, the successful candidate would be leading a team of all levels, from trainee to manager.

Responsible for the success of the department, while managing client relationships, winning work and developing your team.

Working closely with clients to understand their business needs

Ensure that clients are provided with a personal and tailored service for both day to day compliance and advisory projects

Responsible for day-to-day staff planning, ensuring the right level of technically qualified staff are booked on to client work for the appropriate amount of time

Carry out review work on accounts and other assignments prepared by Managers and team members

Business development activities and winning work by proactively managing existing clients and targeting new clients. Involvement in formal and informal pitching procedures

The local Preston office is commutable from areas all across Lancashire, Lancaster, Liverpool, Blackburn, Chorley, Burnley, Blackpool, Southport etc.

ACA/ CA/ ACCA qualified

Up-to-date technical knowledge (UK GAAP, IFRS’s, ISAs, Companies Act legislation).

For further information on this role please contact Richard Clark at Clark Wood - richard@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291052