Accounts & Business Advisory Services Partner
  • Job title:Accounts & Business Advisory Services Partner
  • Location:Inverness
  • Job Level:Partner
  • Business Area:Accounts & Business Advisory
  • Contract Type:Permanent
  • Ref number:AZ03204

Want a career where no two days are the same?; Interested in working with an industry varied client base across the SME market?; Are you looking for that clear pathway to becoming a Partner?

Who are Azets

Azets are a leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisers operating across the UK, Ireland and the Nordics, we have a wide network of employees and an abundance of inspiring opportunities to join one of our many offices!

We are a top ten accountancy firm in the UK and are the number one largest SME practice.

The Opportunity

We are currently recruiting for an additional Partner to join our Inverness office due to our exciting growth plans. You would be joining a local office of 15 colleagues and working closely alongside an experienced and knowledgeable Office Partner. Your role would be centred around providing strong accounts & business advisory support to your local client base, as well as assisting in the overall leadership of the office.

Day to day duties

  • Assisting with leading a team of all levels, from trainee to director
  • Alongside the Office Partner, you will be responsible for the success of office, while managing client relationships, winning work and developing your team
  • Work closely with your clients to understand their business needs and ensure they are provided with a personal and tailored service for both day to day compliance and advisory aspects by both you and the team you lead
  • Manage your own portfolio
  • Pro-actively spot and develop opportunities for the Group and collaborating with other departments and/or offices as appropriate
  • Responsible for people management and direction linked to people strategy and the overall strategy of Group
  • Represent your office through proactive involvement in Group wide meetings
  • Look for continuous improvement within the office and across the Group
  • Complete own chargeable time budget and monitoring the teams
  • Monitor utilisation % budgeted and work towards delivering this

What are we looking for?

  • ACA/ACCA/CA or equivalent qualified and will possess a senior level experience and the ability to manage a large portfolio of clients, whilst leading a team
  • Ability to analyse complex business situations to identify key issues and priorities
  • Confident communicator
  • Ability to make decisions, solve problems and take appropriate action
  • Experience in an accounts and business advisory position, preferably with a varied commercial client base 
  • This position could be suitable for someone currently working at Director level and looking to take the next step, or already working as a Partner but considering a new challenge

What's in it for you?

Our benefits include hybrid & flexible working, birthday leave, professional subscription and much more. You can find out more about how we reward our colleagues - Careers | Rewards And Benefits | Azets UK

Interested in hearing more about Life at Azets

Azets is open to suggestions for flexible working arrangements that will not impact delivery in this role. Please talk to our Recruitment Team about what you think could work so that we can bear this in mind during your application process.

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