Business Services Director

Job Details

$150000 - $170000 per annum
Job Type
over 1 year ago
  • Inner north, 10 minutes from CBD
  • Opportunity for equity within 2 years
  • Onsite car park and 2 minute walk from the station

Client Details

FutureYou is partnering with a highly regarded boutique firm based in Melbourne’s inner north. This firm has a varied base of long-standing clients, with a good mix of SMEs and larger clients with up to $300mil turnover. The firm is located in the heart of a busy precinct filled with shops, restaurants, bars, doctors and other small businesses.
This team has a strong focus on training, regularly sending their accountants to events such as XeroCon, NTAA seminars, CPA Public Practice Forums and other adhoc seminars/conferences. The firm also has a very close relationship with a Top 10 mid-tier that offers a lot of support and resources. You will be working in a firm with a strong social culture, featuring monthly outings, quarterly events and very lavish EOFY and Xmas functions.


Due to rapid growth, this business is seeking an experienced Senior Manager/Director to oversee a portfolio of approximately $1.5mil in fees. You will be responsible for managing a team of accountants and building client relationships. Further, the responsibilities for this role include:
  • Preparation and review of financial statements and taxation returns
  • Structuring for tax effectiveness and asset protection
  • Tax consulting and business advisory
  • Management of internal and client communications
  • Managing client relationships and own client base
  • Lead, mentor and coach your team
  • Conduct Business Development and Marketing
  • On-boarding of new clients
  • Management of WIP and preparing workflow budgets.
  • Exposure to complex and high profile clients
  • Utilise best practice suite of cloud based software and systems


Suitable candidates for this role will ideally have:
  • You must have a CA/CPA qualification
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience within Australian Public Practice
  • Previous experience in a management or director role within business services
  • Utilise excellent communication with a great attention to detail and accuracy
  • You will always maintain the highest standard of ethics, confidentiality and professionalism
  • Ability to create, build and maintain client and staff relationships
  • Strong knowledge in tax and accounting
If you feel like this sounds like the opportunity you were looking for to enhance your career, please feel free apply here or send your email to

For a confidential chat, call Tom Miles on 0412 995 104.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted.