Client Manager

Location
Wales, Swansea
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
16 Oct 2019
Closes
13 Nov 2019
Ref
14054977
Contact
Jacob Jones
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

This Accounts and Audit Client Manager opportunity offers you the chance to manage a portfolio of accounts and audit clients which vary across different sectors. Work alongside senior members of the client's management team in planning the audit process from beginning to end, ensuring completeness, accuracy, and fair presentation of our client's information.

Client Details

A leading accountancy practice based in Swansea undergoing continued positive expansion and growth. The firm and role provides genuine prospects for long term career progression and development, with increasing responsibility, client management, and opportunity to carve a career path, in a highly regarded firm.

Description

The key responsibilities for a Client Manager joining a leading Accountancy firm based in Swansea will be:

  • Lead and oversee an audit
  • Manage a complex set of accounts
  • Working directly with a Partner to oversee a portfolio of clients and ensuring that compliance requirements are met by liaising with the client and directing work internally for completion
  • Manage and develop junior sin the Audit and Accounts team
  • Provide high level technical guidance on accounts and audit matters
  • Agreeing fees with partners and clients, understanding the basis of our time costs and the value the client places on the work undertaken, raising bills and following up on outstanding debt
  • Review clients from a commercial perspective and understand where they are in their journey, where they want to be and how we can help them get the best outcome.
  • Consider and exploit opportunities for winning new work - maintain good relationships with clients, identify key introducers and actively maintain contact with them.
  • Maintaining a sound technical knowledge and awareness of emerging issues, attending courses to support this

Profile

The successful candidate for a Client Manager joining a leading Accountancy firm based in Swansea will have/be:

  • ACCA or ACA qualified (or equivalent) with at least 4 years UK practice experience

  • Ability to deal with tasks on a timely basis

  • Strong client communication

  • Enthusiasm coupled with drive and determination

  • Highly development organisational skills

  • Knowledge of SME Businesses

  • Proven record of client portfolio management

  • Successful track record of leading Audit teams on large Audit assignments

  • Excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills

Job Offer

Highly competitive base salary

Market leading package

Great office location

Well established, supportive team