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Company Accountant


to £30,000pa

My client is a dynamic, expanding on-line retailer, offering a wide range of branded products via both B2B and B2C channels. Established for nearly 20 years, they have forged ...

Business Development Manager

City of London

to £65,000pa basic + commission (OTE £75,000 - 90,000)

My client is a leading business services organisation, securing exclusive contracts with some of the biggest names in the global economy. Organised into distinct business sec ...


Company accountant jobs in Manchester

Company accountant jobs in Manchester are amongst the most prevalent of any type of job in any area of the economy. Typical company accountant jobs in Manchester can be found in a wide range of size of company, across a wide range of sectors, industries and professions.  Often, company accountant jobs in Manchester arise at an important time in the development of an organisation, usually when the venture has attained either a certain size, or complexity or need for public reporting or regulation.

In a small private or owner managed company, for example, the chain of development of the business is that in the beginning, sales are the key to rapid and immediate growth, and resources will be ploughed into activities that generate leads, sales and income rather than those disciplines that appear to add additional overheads and costs. 

Given that there are a wide range of ways for small businesses to “outsource” accounting services, whether that is to external accountancy firms, self employed bookkeepers, or even family members (often the wife or father), most managing directors will choose to do this, even if it means that the managing director takes on the workload themselves (after all, there are twenty four hours in a day!) 

However, once a business reaches a certain critical mass, either purely in terms of size of complexity, or the managing director needs to spend more time on developing the business and less on the administration side, attention should then be turned to creating an internal accounting function, to exert or maintain  control over the finances of the company.  This is the primary focus of company accountant jobs in Manchester; these individuals are employed across a range of businesses, from estate agents to importers, e-retail companies to recruitment agencies!

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