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Assistant Finance Manager

Job Description

Are you a qualified Accountant who can coach and lead a team, seeking to join a very fast growing business in Hampshire with strong career progression prospects?

I’m delighted to be supporting a Services based business with the recruitment of an Assistant Finance Manager to join their rapidly expanding UK team. With a modern approach and significant plans for growth and investment, my client is in an enviable position in the local market.


The role


  • The Assistant Manager will be responsible for assisting in the management of day-to-day accounting services in the specific service line to ensure that the team consistently meet deadlines and provide a first class and highly professional service at all times.
  • Helping to develop an internal Centre of Excellence for the wider Group and promoting a positive image of the business with external clients.
  • To oversee resource planning for team members and to participate in accounting related projects.
  • To manage, supervise and develop team members, maintain, and develop relationships with the team’s clients.
  • To deputise for the Manager during absence, and to support them when required to fulfil the team’s roles and responsibilities.


About you


  • We’re looking for a fully qualified (ACA / ACCA) Accountant with a minimum of 4 years’ practical accounting work experience.
  • Direct experience of producing financial statements for a variety of entities is essential as is experience of developing and coaching others in a team environment.
  • Candidates should offer experience of exceptional client service and a good understanding and knowledge of current accounting legislation, regulation and working practices to include IFRS and UK GAAP.
  • Experience in a financial services environment or professional practice is required and knowledge of UK VAT very desirable.
  • A strong commitment to client service excellence and a proactive and disciplined approach to work is essential as is a results driven approach.


If you are a highly motivated and are looking to join a very fast-growing business with strong career development prospects, please apply for more information and to register your interest.


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