Job Location: Hertford
Job Level: Manager
Business Area: Acc & Bus Adv Services (Hertford)
Contract Type: Permanent
Technical Accounting Manager – experienced qualified Accountant, Technical Accounting, Client Services, Accountancy Services, Business Services
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is "To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day"? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you're in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together.
Our motto when it comes to career development is "Your Journey, Your Voice, Your Success".
Azets is an award-winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisers operating across the UK and the Nordics. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across over 80 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!
The relationship that we have with our colleagues is of the upmost importance to us as a business. Your voice is important to us. Attracting and retaining the right people who will deliver the level of service that our clients expect is key to both our and your success.
We offer training and development opportunities to all employees and nurture talent from all backgrounds. This helps us to grow our own and bring out the very best in people.
Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We're looking for people who also believe in these drivers as we work together to achieve success for both our colleagues and our clients alike. As a business, we believe we are stronger together. We share knowledge, ask for help and empower each other to achieve more collectively. We are open-minded and value everyone’s contribution, embracing our differences and fostering a culture of trust and inclusion. We look for people who adapt quickly to change, finding smart ways to deliver the best results and remain one step ahead. Does this sound like you?
For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees is what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can not only collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table.
We have a really unique opportunity to join our Hertfordshire based team to work as a Technical Accounting Manager, focusing on the complex aspects of accounting such as IFRS Statutory account preparation, IFRS conversions, implementation of new standards, flotation support work and providing support with the valuations of share based payments and intangible assets. These areas are the Technical Accounting team’s core service offerings and there are team members who tend to specialise in a couple of these areas each. As part of your role as a manager you will be working to review and prepare more complex annual statutory accounts (complex UK GAAP and IFRS accounts) for clients and assisting junior members of the team. Your role also includes offering technical accounting advice to clients identifying solutions to accounting issues and presenting your recommendations for director or partner review.
No two days or projects are the same You will have an opportunity to be involved in other aspects of the Technical Accounting Team’s work including advisory and valuation work. This is an opportunity to genuinely stand out from the norm. As well as providing support to your clients from an accounting perspective, you will also be involved in training, developing and mentoring more junior team members to guide their journey.
You will be post ACCA/ ACA qualified accountant, with a breadth of knowledge on complex accounting areas. You will have a strong attention to detail and be comfortable rectifying queries as soon as they are brought to your attention. You will be happy to be very hands on. Your responsibilities will, alongside the senior team include training of the wider team and driving forward the growth and development of the team. You will be involved in building client relationships and be responsible for excellent client service and to actively link with other service lines to deliver client projects.