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Accounts Manager

Job Title: Accounts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Beckenham
Salary: 26000 - 30000
Contact Name: Julie Rose
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Julie Rose Recruitment is looking for an experienced Accounts Manager for an established accountants’ firm in Beckenham with experience of working with small and medium sized businesses – sole trader partnerships and limited companies.

This Accounts Manager role is a full-time role, but our client could accommodate someone looking to work 4 days per week.

Duties for the Experienced Accounts Manager:

  • To be responsible for a portfolio of businesses (sole traders, partnerships and limited companies) and possibly personal taxation clients.
  • To prepare management and annual accounts, corporate tax computations and personal tax returns.
  • To give advice on accounting matters, remuneration planning, etc.
  • To prepare board minutes and dividend vouchers for company clients.
  • To work with, and to report to, the client manager.

Personal skills required for the Experienced Accounts Manager:

  • Someone with several years’ experience of dealing with small and medium businesses - sole trader, partnerships and limited companies.
  • Experienced in personal and company taxation would be desirable but is not essential.
  • Not necessarily qualified – but experience is essential.
  • A car owner/driver, willing to visit clients if required – all travel expenses to be fully reimbursed.
  • Some experience in business development and/or marketing would be useful but is not essential.   Part of the senior’s role is to identify opportunities to benefit clients.
  • Software training given.


Other key details regarding the Experienced Accounts Manager:

  • 5 weeks holiday a year (pro-rata for a part-time person).
  • Standard office hours are 9.15am to 5.30pm with an hour for lunch.  
  • Annual holiday allowance of 5 weeks, plus bank holidays.  One extra day’s holiday at Christmas.