Accounts Manager

Accounts Manager
Guildford & London
Posted 11 months ago

Our client is a looking for an Accounts Manager who wants a varied and interesting role, an Accounts Manager who is keen to help a company grow. This role will be based in Guildford, spending some time in London.


  • Plan, co-ordinate, and control all financial requirements.
  • Direct and oversee the work of junior team members. This includes reviewing their work and providing coaching and mentoring support.
  • Managing all aspects of accounting data and its delivery. This includes timelines, team briefings, team supervision and reviews by more senior team members.
  • Acting as the primary point of contact for the Accounts Department.
  • Monitor and analyse accounting data and produce financial reports and statement
  • Establish accounting policies and improve systems and procedures
  • Communicating with other internal departments on technical matters.
  • Performance managing junior team members, ensuring that you are having development
  • Including conversations that support their growth and career progression.


  • Desirable qualified Accountant – ACA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Current knowledge of current financial reporting and auditing, standards; including both FRS 102 and IFRS
  • Knowledge of the relevant sections of the Companies Act
  • Excellent Microsoft Office competency
  • FCA Handbook knowledge would be a bonus but is not essential
  • Ability to use propriety software to manage the audit workflow and documentation of evidence
  • Experience with managing an audit portfolio, including group audits with component auditor inputs
  • Review of audit files identifying audit risks and planning appropriate responses to these risks
  • Demonstrable use of professional scepticism when carrying out audit engagements
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong time management and organisational skills
  • Self-driven and resilient
  • Leadership skills and ability to act as a role model

Job Features

Job CategoryAccounts Manager
Salary50,000 - £62,000

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