Qualified Accountant - North West - Ideal for returners

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to represent this long-established, highly successful accounting firm located in the heart of Derry's vibrant city centre. With a dynamic culture and a commitment to work-life balance, the practices pride themselves on providing comprehensive accounting services to a diverse clientele.

They are seeking a qualified and experienced accountant to fill the role of Accountant Manager. This position offers an exciting opportunity to lead and manage a team while overseeing a wide range of accounting functions and client accounts. The ideal candidate will possess strong managerial skills, technical expertise in accounting principles, and a passion for delivering exceptional client service.

What you will do:

  • Manage and mentor a team of accountants, providing guidance and support to ensure high-quality work and professional development.
  • Oversee the preparation and review of financial statements, tax returns, and other accounting documents for accuracy and compliance.
  • Collaborate with clients to understand their financial goals and provide strategic advice and solutions to help them achieve success.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, serving as their trusted advisor and primary point of contact for all accounting matters.
  • Stay current on industry trends, regulations, and best practices to continuously improve processes and services.
  • Drive business development initiatives to expand our client base and promote growth opportunities for the firm.
  • Contribute to the firm's overall success by actively participating in team meetings, training sessions, and other collaborative activities.

About you:

  • Qualified accountant with a recognized professional certification
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in accountancy practice.
  • Strong technical skills in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and leadership abilities.
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Dedication to upholding the highest standards of professionalism, ethics, and integrity.

What's in it for you:
Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
Generous holiday allowance and flexible working arrangements to support work-life balance.
Serious career advancement and professional development.
Dynamic and inclusive company culture with regular social events and team-building activities.

What's the next step?
If you think this role may be of interest to you, or you wish to discuss any other senior accountancy jobs in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Emma Jayne Bowen at VANRATH or on LinkedIn in the strictest confidence.

Why VANRATH will help you secure your next role:
Established in 2000, VANRATH has become a market leader in Northern Ireland. This success is a direct result of our dedication to confidentiality, professionalism and the wealth of knowledge held by our Senior Consultants. VANRATH has a demonstrable track record in pairing the best local talent with leading local businesses.