Head of Outsourcing

Head of Outsourcing

Job Title: Head of Outsourcing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000
REF: 896519
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

A dynamic and innovative Accountancy firm in Leicester is seeking to recruit a Head of Outsourcing as part of the ongoing success and growth of their business. With significant year on year growth and ongoing expansion plans this is a tremendous time to join this organisation. This is a key role in their senior management team and the successful candidate will be able to drive their own career goals.

The Head of Outsourcing will manage a team of 8 and must demonstrate in-depth technical knowledge in Accounting and preferably hold the ACA / ACCA qualification. This role will initially be managing a team along with completing year end accounts. As the member develops the role will naturally transfer to overseeing the team and managing the key client relationships along with organically growing the client base.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio of key clients
  • An approachable and respected member of the team who takes a proactive interest in the team's Performance and wellbeing
  • Provide expertise on all client issues and ensure all client workflow is completed on time
  • Client management, team supervision, training and compliance
  • Completion of some yearend accounts
  • Project work

Skills and experience required:

  • The ideal candidate will hold an accountancy qualification and have a practice background
  • Proven managerial competence
  • Client portfolio managment
  • Experience of accountancy software packages
  • Good client relationship skills
  • Commercially astute

Salary and benefits:

  • £25,000 - £40,000 (dependent upon experience)
  • Car parking space (city centre)
  • Private Health Care
  • Discount on gym membership
  • 20 days annual holiday + 8 Bank Holidays