We are working exclusively to recruit for an Administrator to join a well-regarded and ambitious North West Chartered Accountancy firm who cover all areas of accountancy. As Administrator you will work with the business on implementing a new software system in order to manage the workflow of all client work, delegate tasks accordingly, providing administration support to client’s and other internal team members.  You will have exceptional organisational skills, a positive attitude, excellent attention to detail and will be used to working in a fast-paced and demanding environment. The successful Administrator will be based in the Manchester office but will be willing to spend one day per week in the Chester office, some home working is also possible. A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer for the successful Administrator along with the scope of growing with the business as they continue to go from strength to strength.


The key purpose of this role is to manage our workflow and new client intake setup, requesting information and ensuring all files are kept up to date and in line with legislation. As Administrator, you will assist in setting up the new practice management software system, therefore you will ideally have experience of implementing systems and procedures that have contributed to improved efficiencies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setting up the new practice management software system
  • Managing workflow – Identify incomplete bookkeeping, VAT returns and accounts, and requesting the information
  • Supervising the day-to-day operations of the administrative department
  • Developing, reviewing, and improving administrative systems, policies, and procedures
  • Ensure all files are kept up to date and in line with legislation
  • Monitor client satisfaction and report on client complaints, losses etc.
  • Manage new client onboarding process

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience in a similar role - Ideally within practice but not essential
  • Proven experience of implementing systems and procedures that have contributed to improved efficiencies
  • Ability to process large volumes of accounting data timely and accurately
  • Demonstrable knowledge of current financial regulations and legislation
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software - desirable
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel (using financial formulas and creating spreadsheets)
  • Solid data entry skills with an ability to identify numerical errors
  • Good organisational and time-management abilities
  • Strong attention to detail is key
  • Able to work under pressure and in fast paced environments
  • A great team player
  • A desire to show initiative

What’s in it for you:

  • Competitive starting salary
  • Small and friendly working environment
  • Potential for career development and progression within the business
  • Birthday off
  • Company pension

If you feel that this could be the right role for you then apply now and we’ll be in touch.

  • Date Posted:
    29th June 2021
  • Location:
    Manchester (Media City)
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