Group Accountant – Basingstoke – £48to£50k base + bens worth c10k

Group Head of Finance seeks technically up-to-date qualified for a classic group financial accounts role in  head office.  You will be recently qualified from a top 10 practice, another listed group head office or perhaps have moved into internal audit and are looking for less travelling.

My client is a listed technology business that is on a strong growth curve.

The role will be varied an interesting and will work in a friendly and supportive team where super career progression based on performance is on offer.

Duties will involve:  Group consolidations – financial statement routines – technical accounting – a small amount of internal audit work – work on policies and procedures – annual statutory accounts and published material production.

My client is looking to get someone to start in Q1 or Q2 2019 and is keen to interview before the practice busy season in January kicks off.

To apply please email in your CV with a short covering note to support your application also including details of your current salary, notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role please.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics. If you haven’t heard from us within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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Senior Accounts Manager (Practice) – Salisbury – £35-45k Negotiable

Well established practice seek ACA or ACCA (QBE’s considered) who is adept at providing accounting and advisory services to the SME community (clients mainly under £6m TO). My client will either look at someone wanting a steady, responsible job, managing clients and representing the practice – or will look at an ambitious accountant who is interested in growing revenue streams and is looking for a route to directorship.

My client has a team of people that provide book-keeping, tax  and outsourcing support to support this role and this team will report into this position.

To apply, please email in your CV with a covering note about why you are looking for a new challenge, what your notice period is and what your current and expected salary is.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Client Manager – Andover or Southampton – £32-38k DOE

Modern digitally savvy accounts practice seek a Client Manager.  You will be responsible for the smooth running of the relationship with the business owner, putting their needs at the heart of all that you do.

No day will be the same. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Being the first port of call for all questions from clients
  • Managing the year-end accounts process, including preparation for pre-year-end meetings, plus reviewing and finalising accounts
  • Helping business owners have meaningful information at their fingertips
  • Getting involved in interesting project work for clients
  • Advising business owners on how they can improve their businesses
  • Building your portfolio by inducting new clients

Learn & grow. Your professional development is important.

There will be help for you progress your career quicker than anywhere else.  You’ll have monthly meetings to assess  progress and help you develop. You’ll have an opportunity to:

  • Be part of a team really going places
  • Get involved in developing strategic plans for the company’s growth
  • Be trained in skills to help you be a world-class accountant
  • Use the latest technology to help deliver a truly awesome customer experience
  • Stay ahead of the game when it comes to best practice and regulation changes

About you. We’re looking for someone with:

  • A positive attitude, who loves working as part of a team
  • At least 2 years working within an accountancy practice
  • ACA / ACCA qualified – or working towards
  • Qualified by experience within an accountancy practice, if you don’t have the above
  • Excellent customer service skills, including the ability to build trust and rapport quickly
  • Experience of dealing with small business owners
  • Great organisation skills, including the ability to prioritise a changing workload
  • A passion and desire to make a difference
  • Xero knowledge (desirable)

Based at our offices in Andover or Southampton, the position is full time, with flexible working around core hours of 10am-4pm. There is no fixed start or end time each day.

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note to support your application. Please also include your current salary, expected salary, notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Senior Accounts Manager – Part Time 18-25hrs a week – Nr Winchester – £40-45k FTE

New role to work for a well establish established independent professional practice based just outside Winchester which is looking to add to the team due to business growth.

To apply please email in your CV with a short covering note to support your application with details of your current salary (annual equivalent, if part time), notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role please.  Also please indicate why you are looking for part-time work and what hours and days you would prefer to work.

Duties include:

  • Preparing annual accounts for a client portfolio covering companies partnerships and sole traders.
  • Management accounts
  • Managing outsourcing work for clients.
  • Handling associated tax work.
  • Liaising with clients to review results and handle queries.
  • VAT and Payroll services.
  • Systems work (Xero, Sage, Quickbooks and bespoke systems all used)

Person Specification:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA with General Practice experience or C&I SME experience
  • (QBE’s with the right attitude will be considered)
  • Desire and ambition to help grow the practice and progress personally.
  • Professional and approachable manner.
  • Enthusiastic team player.
  • Shows and takes the initiative
  • Excellent communicator.

My client offers a flexible working environment and is a strong believer in teamwork to help facilitate the part-time working day.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics. If you haven’t heard from us within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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Finance & Admin Manager, Part-Time – Andover – £35-45k FTE (Negotiable based on qualification and experience)

Technical sales and distribution SME with c£2m Turnover in the UK seeks a Finance and Admin Manager for c22.5 hours a week.  Exact hours are negotiable but someone who can offer some flexibility for busy periods would help.  This position requires taking accounts to both trial balance using bespoke software and then producing monthly management accounts to P&L and BS level.  Ideally you will have experience in reporting these kind of numbers into head office.

This is a small and friendly office and the role requires a hands on “SME” candidate who is willing to help out where required.  In addition to your finance duties, this will include answering the phone, taking sales orders and helping to cover absence from other team members.

Other finance duties include:  Bank recs, AP & AR, payroll, Excel reports, commissions, variance analysis etc.

My client will consider both QBE’s and fully qualified individuals.

In the first instance, please email your CV with details of your current package, notice period and a paragraph about why this role may appeal. Please also detail why you are looking for part time and what hours/days you would prefer/can offer.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Commercial FD (Blue Chip Dairy/Food sector) – Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – c£100-120k (SAR 45k a month)

My international network currently has an opportunity for a Commercial Finance Director to work in Riyadh, Saudi for a new CFO who has recently been appointed.

This  role  requires a graduate with a full professional accounting qualification [ CA, CIMA, CPA, ACCA, SOCPA etc]. You will have extensive practical experience within the Dairy/ Foods/ Beverages sector, ideally in a blue chip company,  but an FMCG background will also considered on a secondary basis.

The role has overall responsibility for finance operations in the commercial division.

This includes forecasting, reporting and analysis of:

  • Topline
  • Trade spend
  • PPED
  • Sales force and logistics cost
  • Receivables

Ideally you will be someone who can lead a large team, who can understand what is going on at the coal face and have the intellect to assess pricing decisions and profitability with multiple variables. This is a commercial operational role that requires someone to be hands on and it has a high workload, but will reward well.

Basic Salary SAR  circa 45K monthly – tax free in Saudi

Benefits Below-

  • Accommodation  allowance   – 25%  of monthly salary
  • Transportation Allowance – 10% of monthly salary.
  • Children’s Education Allowance – To be Advised
  • One Annual return flight to home port.
  • Annual Leave is 30 calendar days plus stat days.
  • Medical cover provided for the successful candidate and his accompanying “qualifying’ family.

My client will arrange visas once an appointment has been made and this can take up to 3 months.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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FC (Divisional – with strong FD prospects) – West Reading – £70-90k Neg DOE – Bens include Bonus and Share Options

Divisional FC with the capability and ambition to make FD in a few years, sought by fast growth technology company, looking to succession plan as the business expands both in the UK and internationally.

My client is a large listed business with a strong cash-generative operation and a successful sales team who have grown rapidly over the last ten years.

This opportunity  is a classic divisional business partnering role working with the MD to drive profit and company performance in a large division of the business.

You will be mentored by an experienced city facing CFO who is keen to progress up the organisation and is looking to plan for this.

You will be a qualified accountant with a strong academic record and a history of progression since qualifying.This role will probably suit someone who has qualified in a large practice (Top 10) and moved into commerce but is looking for that next step.However, ACMA or ACCA qualifieds who have a proven career in commerce will also be considered.

Benefits are excellent and on top of a highly competitive salary, a bonus and share options are available.

The culture is progressive and will suit an accountant with a well rounded personality who enjoys developing relationships rather than pushing their way to the top at all costs.

A detailed job spec is available for individuals that meet the above criteria.

In the first instance, please email your CV with details of your current package, notice period and a paragraph about why this role may appeal.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Management Acc (18 month contract) – Newbury – £45-55k (Including bens)

FC seeks experienced management accountant to cover an extended maternity situation.  The contract will be a PAYE one and run for 18 months, but there is a strong chance of a perm job should things go well.

My client is a large service sector business operating in the technology sector.  This is a divisional role.

My client will look at both quals and QBEs who have worked in a large business in the past and are able to display excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Duties include:

  • Month end close to P&L and Balance Sheet level
  • Lead monthly review meeting with FC and CFO to explain divisional performance
  • Reconciliation of revenue and cost of sales analysis
  • Billings information and analysis
  • Fixed Asset register maintenance
  • Intercompany group recharging
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Month end balance sheet recs
  • Overhead and expense analysis & query handling
  • Temp staff data analysis, including overtime analysis
  • Stock reconciliations, alongside operations
  • Invoicing and purchase ledger work
  • ONS stats
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Business partnering to explain variances and trends with sales and operations
  • Cost centre management against budget with variance analysis
  • Headcount management – budget and cost implication analysis
  • Monthly management reporting to aid senior decision making
  • Annual budget info provision on Capex. etc.
  • Stat accounting in foreign subsidiary (if interested)

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note about your salary expectations, notice period and a short paragraph about why this role appeals.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Book-Keeper (Practice) – Andover – £30k + Flexible working

As our digtally savvy accountancy practice client continue to grow,they have a vacancy for someone who has experience of bookkeeping in practice to join our growing team. You’ll be AAT qualified and love dealing with people as you’ll have a lot of contact with business owners, answering queries and providing them with meaningful management accounts, all completed remotely using the latest cloud-based technology.

Giving business owners information at their fingertips. Here’s how you’ll make a difference:

  • Keeping the client’s accounts up-to-date, so they always know how their business is performing and can make key decisions
  • Preparing VAT returns, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Building great relationships with clients, helping them run a slick finance operation and answering their queries
  • Using cloud-based software such as Xero, as well as packages such as Microsoft Excel
  • Processing management journals, such as prepayments, depreciation and accrued/deferred income
  • Working with other teams within the company such as the accountants and payroll team

To be successful in this fast-paced, ever-evolving role you will need the following:

  • In-depth general bookkeeping knowledge
  • Good hands-on knowledge of Xero
  • Experience of working in an accountancy practice (ideally)
  • A positive collaborative team working approach
  • Passion to make a difference
  • Great organisational skills with the ability to prioritise a changing workload

Location and working hours

  • The role will be based in Andover for the first 3 months, after which it is possible to work from the Southampton office 2-3 days a week and/or Andover the rest of the week.
  • The position is full time, with flexible working around core hours of 10am-4pm. There is no fixed start or end time each day.

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note about your salary expectations, notice period and a short paragraph about why this role appeals.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Part Time Practice Accountant – Fareham – £10-16 pr hr – 15 hrs a week – PAYE – Neg.

Partner of well established small accountancy practice that focus on the provision of accountancy services for the SME community are looking for an additional resource on a part time basis – c15 hours a week – which can be agreed to suit your circumstances.

Salary is negotiable based on prior experience, hence a broad salary range has been advertised.

My client is willing to look at a variety of levels of experience for this role, from a trainee with a few years experience to a qualified or qualified by experience individual who is looking for a part-time role with excellent life flexibility.

The role involves taking management accounts from client systems (Sage, Pegasus, etc) and uploading onto Iris for the production of the annual statutory accounts for partner review.

To apply, please email in your CV with a covering note about why you are looking for a new challenge, what your notice period is and what your current and expected salary is.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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