Accounts Manager

  • Job Reference: 11984
  • Date Posted: 13 August 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Lutterworth
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

11984 – Accounts Manager Job Spec

Location: Lutterworth


Our client – an established and well-respected consultancy business based in Lutterworth – is seeking an experienced accountant to join their small finance team on a full-time permanent basis.


The Role

Reporting to the Head of Accounts, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Full responsibility for client accounts (commercial / residential property management), operation under RICS regulations,
  • Maintaining 60+ client bank current accounts and maintaining 300+ deposit accounts,
  • Regular invoicing for rent & service charges incl. collection from tenants / owners,
  • Monthly statements & regular reporting to clients,
  • Year-end accounts for the clients’ Limited companies, partnerships & sole traders, up to trial balance incl. all year-end adjustments,
  • VAT returns calculation & submission on behalf of clients,
  • Recharges of utilities / ad hoc charges,
  • Processing & payment of supplier invoices,
  • Bank reconciliations,
  • Communicating with clients / tenants via telephone, email & letter,
  • General housekeeping of client files, filing / archiving in accordance with the current filing system (on server & physical files) to ensure full records are kept of all client transactions & correspondence.


The Right Person

  • Part OR fully-qualified CIMA, ACCA or equivalent,
  • Experience working within a SME accounts dept,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook to an advanced standard. Experience using property management accounts software (Propman) preferred,
  • Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision,
  • All staff work as a team, incl. answering the phone, greeting visitors, dealing with correspondence (incoming & outgoing), making appointments etc. This is a small office and all staff are expected to show a willingness to help out as and when help is needed.



  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 (subject to experience)
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays
  • Auto-Enrolment Pension

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11984) on 0116 254 9404.