Business Services Manager

Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Business services / Accounts Manager
Circa £34,000 - £40,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Are you looking for more responsibility and autonomy in your current role? Are you keen to join a firm with genuine and realistic progression prospects? If so, this could be the role for you…

Public Practice Specialists Clark Wood are working with a leading regional firm in Stockport who are seeking a Client Manager to join their Business Services department.

The role will involve managing your own portfolio of clients as well as junior staff members, so strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

The main duties of this role include delivering accounting & taxation services to Limited Companies, Sole Traders & Partnerships. The successful candidate will have strong Accounts & Tax experience and will be working with a diverse range of clients including Owner Managed Businesses, Partnerships and PLCs.

Our client is offering an excellent remuneration package along with good benefits, generous holiday entitlement as well as structured career progression.  

Duties & Responsibilities:

Working underneath the partner, servicing an exciting portfolio of commercial clients.
Preparation and review of statutory accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
Preparation of monthly and quarterly management accounts
Preparation and review of VAT returns
Preparation of Personal Tax returns including self-assessments
Preparation of Corporation Tax computations
Dealing with client’s ad hoc queries
Review of work done by junior staff
Excellent client interaction skills


ACA/ACCA Qualified or Part Qualified
AAT Qualified & QBE candidates will also be considered
Experience of working in practice is essential

For further information on this role please contact Jack Wyatt at Clark Wood - jwyatt@clarkwood.co.uk / 01173 291056

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