Partner Designate - Top 20 Firm

Aston Tate Ltd
£60k - £90k pa + benefits
16 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Partner Designate

A Top 20 Hertfordshire based accountancy practice is looking to recruit a Partner Designate into the team as a result of both combined growth and succession planning. The firm and opportunity presents a superb opportunity for either, an individual already around salaried, Director/ Partner level, or a Senior Manager / Associate, looking for an opportunity with a clear and defined route to achieve partnership, on offer.

Our Client

Based in Hertfordshire, this accountancy practice has developed an enviable and highly regarded reputation across Hertfordshire, the wider South East and UK, along with national clients and links. The focus is supporting the regional business community with excellent tax and business advice, as well as full assistance with accounting, auditing, payroll, VAT planning and pensions advice. They provide local expertise and knowledge, backed by the resources of a national firm with 60 offices and over 1000 staff around the UK.


Joining as a Partner Designate, in the firms Hertfordshire office, you will take on the management of a varied portfolio, managing a client portfolio, covering a wide range of business sectors, moulded around your preferences eg a mix of larger corporate / audit requirement and sub audit threshold in turnover clients, or a portfolio focused on the latter, across wide ranging clients, including manufacturing, retail, tourism and hospitality, leisure etc, overseeing the delivery of audit, accounting, taxation and other services services and providing business advice, managing staff, workload and budgets.

Alongside this, a key part of your role will involve developing and building client relationships and actively becoming a part of the local business community, networking, developing relationships and looking to further the growth and development of the firms client base.

The opportunity provides a genuine chance to progress into partnership . You will be able to demonstrate the associated skills required and you will be expected to demonstrate the ability to step up into this level of role within a negotiable and realistic timescale, dependent on your motivations, experience and discussions

The ideal candidate for this Partner Designate role will;

ACA, ACCA qualified with a strong background in practice either Senior Manager / Designate Partner level or salaried Associate, Director. You will have skills managing a portfolio of mixed clients of growing, profitable limited companies and OMBs up to and/ or, over the audit threshold in size, with an emphasis on audit, accounts, tax and advisory work. You will be looking to step up into a partner level role with equity and be able to demonstrate the skills required with business development and relationship building skills.

You may be from a reputable UK accountancy firm of small, medium/large size/ Mid Tier/Top Tier environment, or looking to relocate to the Hertfordshire area in a long term lifestyle and career move seeking a challenging opportunity in the profession where you can develop towards partnership in a leading firm of accountants.

What's on offer

£60,000- £70,000 plus benefits