Is career progression and a great working culture important to you? Look no further Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside the fastest growing accountancy firm in Sussex, now looking to appoint a talented Client Manager on a full-time permanent basis. As Client Manager, you’ll play a vital role in all areas of client care, developing the team as well as the business. There is incredible scope for progression in the firm with a dedicated team. The ideal candidate will be hungry for progression and hold the experience needed to develop a team. You will demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to adapt communication style to a range of levels, in addition to being self-motivated and able to work independently on own initiative. If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you About the role Based in Horsham, you will be tasked with (but not limited to) Managing a varied portfolio of clients Preparing (but mainly reviewing) year-end accounts, management accounts and VAT returns Reviewing corporate and personal tax returns Compiling and presenting reports, budgets, business plans, commentaries, and financial statements Analysing accounts and business plans Financial forecasting and risk analysis Sharing knowledge and investing in the development of junior members Assisting with on the job training of junior members of staff and identifying and acting on areas in need of improvement or further development. Managing teams to deliver all services Co-ordinating and reviewing the work of Assistant Managers and Trainee Accountants Business networking and development About you The ideal candidate for this position will have: ACA/ACCA qualification Strong knowledge of accounting for SMEs including corporate tax, VAT, PAYE and personal tax Previous experience of supervising junior members of staff What’s on offer Salary: Dependant on experience Benefits: Regular staff social events Addition leave for your birthday Contract type: Full time, permanent Hours: 9:00-17:30 About the company You will be working with a full-service accounting firm based in Sussex. Operating from multiple offices across the county, they look after small, medium, and large businesses, charities, and individuals. Within the practice they have over 100 people with specialist expertise across all areas of accountancy, taxation, and financial planning. They pride themselves in the ability to run the firm like a business, just like their clients do. Yes, they are accountants, but they also want to be successful, have great careers, enjoy work, and make money, and they are great at making that happen by working with like-minded people. How to Apply If you think you’ve got what it takes to succeed, or would love to find out more information, either Hit the apply button now and follow the steps Contact Chelsea Waddell on Email your CV to About Spencer Clarke Group Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge in Accountancy and Finance and will also provide expert career advice along the way. When you join us, you will receive: Post Placement Aftercare Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £350 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to Chelsea Waddell on remembering to include your details as well. T’s & C’s apply.