The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services companies, and we are looking for a Team Leader to join our growing team.
Through our brands, we specialise in managing tax, employment, accountancy and legislative compliance for the UK’s small businesses and contingent workforce – our solutions are market leading, and we’re always looking out for the best possible employees.
As a Team Leader, you will be aligned with ClearSky Contractor Accounting, which is the market-leading contractor accounting specialist. You’ll primarily be responsible for providing hands-on support and mentoring to an Accounts Production team containing ambitious and enthusiastic apprentices.
The key responsibilities for the role will include, but are not limited to:
Maintain standards within the team through the development of skills, knowledge and performance.
Support the team to deliver and achieve quality accounting services.
Ensure service delivery meets business, legislative and industry requirements.
Provide support to and be an escalation point for the team as appropriate.
Provide leadership and support through carrying out the daily team tasks.
Assist with maintaining the team’s performance in line with business policies and key performance indicators.
Maintain own knowledge of legislative and industry requirements and that of the team.
Encourage good working relationships across all business areas.
Complete performance reviews.
Any other duties that are deemed necessary to support the business as and when required.
Production analysis and resource reporting to Senior Management.
Assisting with HR duties when required within the department.
Taking a proactive approach to motivating the team to achieve company targets.
People management experience.
AAT or ACCA qualified/part qualified.
Experience of to coaching/mentoring junior members of a team.
PC Literacy (Strong knowledge of Excel, Word, Email and Internet).
A hands-on and can-do approach to ensuring work is completed in a timely fashion.
Excellent interpersonal skills to deal with a wide range of groups and individuals.
Strong work ethic.
Experience of working in an accountancy practice.
Previous experience of delivering training to a group.
Previous experience of using Sage.
Please note: We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.