Accounts Manager

Accounts Manager

Are you an experienced accounts manager with a general practice skill-set, looking for a long-term career in a fantastic regional practice

  • Competitive Salary
  • Full-time (35-hrs over 5-days), / Flexitime working available

We are currently searching for an experienced, enthusiastic accounts manager who is either ACA / ACCA qualified with three plus years post qualified experience.

If you have great client service and communication skills, love a varied role and want to work for a caring, friendly practice, please apply.

Apply now and become part of our dynamic and friendly team!

What it’s like to work at Cutter & CO

What’s in it for you?

  • In-house and externally provided training, including structured CPD
  • Salary sacrifice pension
  • Optional Medical benefit
  • Tech scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Regular staff entertaining / team building events
  • Standard hour working day is 9-5 but can flex to work 8-4 or 10-6
  • Time off in lieu system for overtime, or paid overtime above certain discretionary thresholds

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for the day to day administration of client matters involving, but not limited to –
    • Self-employed and partnership accounts
    • Personal tax returns and partnership tax returns, including for some high-net-worth individuals
    • Statutory accounts preparation (FRS105 and FRS 102(1a) mainly, some IFRS for UK subsidiaries of international groups)
    • Corporate tax returns
    • Quarter-end VAT reviews and in-year management accounts production
    • Tax planning and business development planning around all of the above
  • Responsible for overseeing more junior colleagues and assisting with their development
  • Overseeing the client workflow and staff management systems to ensure timely progression of jobs
  • Interacting with colleagues in our financial planning sister business to aid provision of cohesive wealth planning advice by that firm
  • Use your own initiative to resolve issues

What we’re looking for:

  • Minimum of 5 years practice experience including qualification period, ideally within a general practice environment
  • Iris / Sage 50 / Sage Online / QuickBooks Cloud / Xero / Dext / Excel knowledge is desirable, but training will be given where required
  • An individual who can demonstrate up-to-date knowledge of current tax legislation
  • Good IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
  • Confident personality, able to mix with a range of client and colleague personalities
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Demonstrates attention to detail and a high concern for accuracy
  • A good team player
  • Minimum GCSE’s of C plus in Maths and English, with strong further results at GCSE and A-level (degree level education is not mandatory)
  • Driving licence
  • Ability to work between two offices on a varied client base

Want to apply?

If you wish to apply for the above position then please can you email your CV and a covering letter to