A commercial accountancy practice with modern working practices is looking to create a career opportunity for a talented Accountant. This new role will be as a Senior Manager with a defined path to Directorship. This youthful firm is offering a real and exciting opportunity to secure a progressive and financially rewarding future. Rewards will go way beyond a salary, bonuses / opportunity for profit share, car parking, pension, holiday package. It is hoped that the successful candidate will find sufficient development and reward in their role that they make it their last career move. You will have the opportunity to work with innovative directors who have extensive blue chip and big practice experience. They have shown through their success that they have the drive to further consolidate the firm's position as the local leader in their field. You will be expected to play a key role in this moving forward. Much of your time will be with clients and prospective clients and you will enjoy sharing with them the culture and vision of the firm. The role will also involve supervising both highly experienced and junior staff to maintain the quality of the team's work, assisting with any more complex technical queries where necessary. A critical aspect of the role will be to continue developing the business through winning new clients and deepening existing client relationships. You will be an individual who excels in business development and has both the necessary knowledge and commercial acumen along with proven experience in doing this. Based in affluent Guildford, you will already have or be expected to develop an extensive local business network. The current team is settled and very strong. You will be expected to play a large role in staff retention, training and recruitment. Naturally, like the other Directors, you will adopt an empowered leadership style working in a relaxed environment which recognises the importance of both hard work and a good work life balance. In the perfect world you may already have your own small accountancy firm and wish to consolidate with a larger firm, or you may be a Senior Manager with a competitor looking for much bigger opportunities. This is a long-term commitment and you will be a much-valued individual for the growth and future of this business. The salary banding of £65,000 - £80,000 is set by Fletcher George as a guideline and will vary depending on the person's existing relevant experience and current role - please do submit your CV and the financial rewards will be discussed at Interview stage in significant detail. Other benefits include parking, bonus / profit share, 25 days holiday. Fletcher George is a Leatherhead based financial recruiter. We specialise in placing candidates resident and wishing to work in Surrey and South West London. Our team have over 50 years of experience recruiting Accounting and Tax professionals in the local area. We aim to offer all registered candidates a first class service based on our local knowledge and specialist relationships. Please do apply for this role and we will assess your suitability for the role and will be prompt to make contact where relevant. Sometimes we may consider your application is more suited to other roles we have registered and we may also consider your application for more than one role. Fletcher George is acting as an Employment Agency and we aim to respond to all candidates relevant for the role within a 48 hour working period. Referrals are welcome - you can receive up to £400 of Amazon vouchers when we successfully place your referral, just make sure they mention you when they register. The full details of Fletcher George's referral scheme is on our website.