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Assistant Manager/ Manager - London

Cooper Parry London

Job description

Are you an accountant with a passion for working with some of the most entrepreneurial clients in the market?

We’re killing it....

We’re one of the fastest growing accountancy firms in the UK. Behind it all? Our awesome people and a laser-focus on creating a culture where they’re happy, engaged, and playing to their strengths every day.

That’s why we’re the #1 Accountancy Firm to Work For in the UK. And that’s why we’ve featured in the Top 25 of the UK’s Best Companies to Work For – for four years straight.

About the role...

Do you love working with entrepreneurial businesses? Do you want to help support their growth? Do you love businesses and supporting how they make the best use of accounting technology? Do you want to help create and lead a team in London focused on this area? If so, please read on.

We have an exciting new role to help our growing CP Futures Early Stage team Early Stage – Cooper Parry. If you are excited about helping entrepreneurial businesses, delivering their finance team needs, helping implement the best technology and operating systems to help them grow or supporting them strategically then this role is for you.

We are working with a lot of early stage and scale up businesses that need support across these areas to help them on their exciting journey and realise their ambitions and goals.

What you’ll be doing…

As an ASSISTANT MANAGER OR MANAGER, day to day you'll be working with a range of entrepreneurial, owner managed businesses, getting involved with a variety of opportunities from supporting them with:

• delivering their FINANCE FUNCTION such as management accounts, VAT returns, forecasting, through to the preparation of unaudited statutory accounts to

• helping ensure they have the right OPERATING SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGY in place to support their growth to

• helping with their STRATEGY and achieving their growth aspirations and goals.

Essentially, this means you could be leading our clients through a range of responsibilities to help them meet their compliance requirements. You will be at the forefront of digital advancement using the very best in market leading accounting software to assist our clients to understand their financial performance and position. You'll lead on providing our clients with strategic business advice supporting the wider team.

What you’ll need…

As the ideal Assistant Manager or Manager candidate we would like you to have the following three key attributes:

• A genuine passion and drive for delivering AMAZING client service

• UMPF! Someone who wants to take the lead and build a team in London working alongside the wider national team

• EXCITED to get into the market and create new opportunities for CP

Tie this in with a few years experience from industry or practice working in a client facing role and we've found our perfect person.

You will report to Gary Rouse, head of CP Futures Early Stage team. You will also have the opportunity to actively get involved with BD specifically and evolve its strategy within London.

You'll be ACA or ACCA Qualified and a track record in running a client portfolio. You’ll also have a experience of working across various technology accounting platforms with various businesses and sectors.

What's in it for you...

At Cooper Parry our mindset is simple. We only do things if we believe we can be No.1.We start doing that by putting our people at the heart of our culture. Why? Pretty simple really… if our people love working here then they do amazing work. That’s why we offer things like:

• Competitive salaries aligned to big firms.

• Open holidays.

• No dress code - “Wear something!”

• Incredible development and career growth.

• A truly flexible approach to work balancing working from home, in office or with clients - “Work from Anywhere. Anytime. Forever”.

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Job type


  • accountancy
  • Accountant
  • London
  • Assistant-Manager
  • Manager