Accountant Altrincham


Accountant Altrincham

Accountant  – Altrincham


Our client is an investment company, focussed on start up or early stage businesses. It is run by two chartered accountants who have each have over 30 years experience operating in a mix of SMEs and PLCs. They are looking to grow their investment portfolio and therefore now need to find a capable individual who can provide a hands-on support service to companies within the portfolio. This role requires the successful person to be able to operate autonomously in providing a varied range of tasks which will include, amongst other things:

  • Providing an accounts function, processing invoices and transactions, typically using Sage Line 50
  • Preparing management information packs for monthly Board meetings
  • Attending the various company premises (around Manchester and Yorkshire) to keep in touch on day to day matters
  • Handling general correspondence and office administration duties and generally assisting the Directors with the day to day management of the portfolio
  • Handling documentation from external authorities including Companies House, HMRC and other agencies
  • Ad hoc support to the Directors such as report writing, credit checking, etc

To be successful in this role, you will need to be/possess:

  • A strong background in management accounts preparation for small to medium sized businesses, invoice processing, creditors/debtors, bank/cash, accruals/prepayments etc
  • Experienced in the use of Sage Line 50 and other accounting software packages such as Xero or similar
  • A commercial mindset
  • A personable approach and the ability to liaise with external parties in a professional manner
  • A positive, can-do mentality
  • A vehicle which can be used for travel to portfolio companies

This role will suit someone who is capable of and comfortable operating in a small team environment, where autonomy is readily available. This role is intended to be full time but the Directors can accommodate someone who wishes to fit around existing family arrangements or other commitments outside of work.

The company is based in Altrincham town centre within easy reach of the Metrolink station and there is also car parking nearby.

If you would like to be considered for this role please contact Paul on 07802716996 or send your CV to