Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary

Recruiter
Location
Berwick-upon- Tweed
Salary
Dependent on experience and qualifications
Posted
18 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Ref
TSLBG0998
Contact
Ben Gooch
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LOCATION: Berwick upon Tweed / Haddington 

JOB TITLE: Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary 

SALARY & BENEFITS: Dependent on experience and qualifications 

WORKING HOURS: Full Time 

THE COMPANY: We are leased to be working with a leading regional Chartered Accountancy practice based in Berwick upon Tweed and Haddington, with 12 partners and around 100 staff. 

THE ROLE: An excellent opportunity has now arisen, as a result of an impending retirement, for a Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary to join the growing team primarily based in the new office in Berwick-upon-Tweed with occasional travel to the Haddington office. 

The Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary is a pivotal role working closely with the managing and finance partners to ensure the smooth running of the practice's own accounts function and implementation of partnership policy. You would be responsible for a small team looking after the practice's accounting records, Health and Safety, insurance and general partnership matters as well as providing regular key performance information to the 12 partners. 

Duties would also include authorisation of payroll payments, overseeing Facility management over multi locations as well as ad hoc projects.

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the role of Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary must be entirely confidential, a good communicator and possess strong organisational skills.

The role would be suited to an experienced office manager, finance professional or accountant. Strong financial knowledge and IT skills are essential although specific accountancy and practice management software training would be provided. 

Key experience essential for the Practice Manager / Partnership Secretary role:
Previous experience as an office manager, finance professional or accountant
Financial / accounting qualifications would be desirable 
Experience of leading / managing a team would be desirable 
Strong IT skills 
Live within a commutable distance of Berwick upon Tweed or Haddington 

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