Job Opportunity - Client Manager Business Services - Matthews Steer
Matthews Steer is seeking an experienced Client Manager with public practice accounting experience to support a client base of $300k-$500k.
Are you ready to roll your sleeves up?
Are you a qualified CA/CPA and experienced hands-on Client Manager, who’s equally comfortable managing client portfolios, preparing accounts, budgets and forecasts, and completing financial statements for group structures with multiple entities, including intercompany reconciliations and Div7a loans? Are you proficient in accounting software? Are you a relationship-driven leader invested in building the capability and empowerment of your colleagues? Are you an excellent communicator, both written and verbally, and comfortable engaging with clients and colleagues at all levels? Are you looking to join a firm that champions the success of both clients and employees?
Are you ready to join an accounting practice with a difference?
Matthews Steer is a rapidly growing second-tiered accounting and advisory firm established more than 30 years ago, our practice comprises nine partners and more than 50 staff, and is the go-to for growing Melbourne entrepreneurial businesses and family businesses. At Matthews Steer we are proud of our family-orientated culture. We aim to professionally improve ourselves, our team and the business, and our purpose ‘empowering our communities to live their potential’ provides the foundation for everything we do.
When we talk about our purpose, we’re not just talking about our clients! At Matthews Steer, our employees are more than just a number. If you join our young, professional team as a Client Manager Business Services at Matthews Steer, you’ll enjoy an attractive salary package, and a range of career benefits usually only offered by CBD firms.
We’re laser-focused on our employees – we recognise that your job satisfaction, work-life balance and wellbeing is paramount to the success of our business.
We’re big on mentoring and professional development – you set the direction and we’ll provide you with the opportunities, guidance and support to help you tick off that list of career goals.
We’re also big on career progression – did we mention this role offers a defined pathway to becoming a partner in our firm?
Our network rivals that of a ‘big four’ firm – we’re embedded in the North West Melbourne business and we’re the go-to for growing local Melbourne entrepreneurial, start-up and family businesses.
We proactively support local family businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs. Plus we’re part of the wider AZNGA group of 25 firms nationally with all the knowledge, scale, and growth potential that implies.
We embrace work-life balance – talk to us if a flexible in-office/working from home arrangement would work best for you.
We’re committed to our employees’ journeys for the long haul - we offer a robust paid parental leave policy and proactively promote gender diversity in the workplace and beyond.
Role responsibilities – Client Manager Business Services
Manage client action plans, deliverables and deadlines across all Matthews Steer services.
Manage workflow including self-review of work and the capacity and work performed by undergraduates/graduates.
Coordinate client communication and complete workflow management.
Management of budget/WIP/debtors.
Organise and prepare budgets, forecasts and financial analysis for client meetings.
Provide primary contact with internal accountant/bookkeeper.
Preparation of financial accounts and income tax returns for a range of entities and preparation of tax planning work and provision of recommendations.
Preparation of budgets and forecasts for appropriate entities and analysis of information.
Provide mentoring and identify training opportunities of undergraduates and graduates.
Responsible for on-the-job coaching and training of accountants as required.
In return, Matthews Steer offers:
A competitive salary.
Fantastic workplace culture.
Flexible working arrangements.
Collaborative, team-centric workplace.
Defined career pathways.
Opportunity to work with high quality clients across diverse industries.
Proactive gender diversity.
Annual employee recognition awards.
Convenient non-CBD location.
Interested in joining Matthews Steer as our new Client Manager Business Services?