Accounting Advisory Assistant Manager- Big 4
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 29/11/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06020-03321967369


Robert Half are very pleased to be asked again to recruit for a long term client of ours a Big 4 firm accountancy practice firm based in Leeds.

This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced Accounting Advisory Services Qualified Accountant who has a desire to become a Manager in Big 4. If you are currently working in Top 30 this role will be of interest to you!

The purpose of this role is to be a key member of the growing Accounting Advisory Services team based in Leeds of which provides specialist accounting advice to clients across a range of areas. Projects focus on the application of technical accounting - in particular accounting policy conversions and GAAP analysis, preparation of financial statements or carve out accounts, merger and acquisition activity, implementation support for new standards, group restructurings, and training - often working as part of cross-functional teams including Transaction Services, Corporate Finance, Audit and Tax.

About the Role

  • Providing robust accounting advice and financial analysis to support the client's accounting and financial functions and responsibilities.
  • Providing accounting support to transaction and tax teams answering questions on technical issues and providing input for reports.
  • Harnessing and analysing large amounts of data - some of which may be non-financial - in order to inform client decisions. - Providing high quality input and supporting evidence of deliverables to demanding timescales.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with both colleagues and clients
  • Contributing to practice and risk management, including thought leadership and business development activities, and general practice development.
  • Development and delivery of accounting training to clients and internal teams.
  • Contributing to practice and risk management, including thought leadership and business development activities.

About You:

  • Qualified accountant ACCA/ACA (UK experience)
  • Experience in UK practice at least 7 years +
  • Strong technical accounting experience with IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Experience with recent developments in accounting, in particular with IFRSs 9, 15 and 16
  • Proven ability to build strong client and colleague relationships
  • Enquiring mind, willingness to learn and try new things
  • Demonstrated analytical ability and attention to detail
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

What's on offer:

  • Attractive salary plus bonuses (The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Flexibility
  • and more

If you would like to be considered, please send your CV by applying to this advert.

Not for you? but still looking for a change or potentially open to 1st time move to industry please still let us know as the market is very busy at the moment and it is likely that we will have a role that could be more appealing to you for further details please contact our Head of Accountancy Practice & Advisory Recruitment Kinga Pridka 0113 242 8978.

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