Business Services Manager

Firm Details:

This is a medium-sized firm located in the heart of Canberra. The firm has some very large clients with turnovers over $150m in addition to SMEs and HNWIs. The firm receives many referrals as a result of their expert advice and ability to help companies at all stages in their life-cycle achieve business success. These ongoing referrals accompanied by their personalised approach and strong relationships with their clients has resulted in rapid and continued growth for the firm.

Training for staff at all stages of their careers is something which this firm firmly believes in. They spend a significant amount of time and money on training their staff and sending them on training courses. The firm takes pride in its investment in its people and boasts an impressive service offering whilst still maintaining a more relaxed and flexible work environment. . This heavy focus on training not only ensures that staff are able to give the best level of service and value-add advice but also allows staff to continually develop and progress.

Role Description:

As a result of this outstanding growth and the pending retirement of a current Partner, the firm is seeking a strong Business Services Manager or Senior Manager who is ready to take the next step to Partnership within the next three years. 
  • Manage a portfolio of clients consisting of SMEs and family groups 
  • Act as a strategic advisor to clients on a range of business issues and tax planning
  • Identify and apply value-add for clients 
  • Engage in some Business Development and have community involvement 
  • Manage a team of staff and motivate and lead the team
  • Review tax compliance work
  • Commitment to the overall strategy of the firm

The ideal candidate for this role will have:
  • CA or CPA qualification
  • Over 6 years experience in professional practice
  • The ability to manage a team
  • Experience in managing a portfolio of clients

Additional Benefits:
  • Work for a progressive and growing firm
  • Enjoy quality clients and around 40% advisory work
  • Manage a team of motivated professionals
  • Opportunity for equity within the next two years
  • Firm promotes flexibility for all its people

Please all Kate Stephenson on 0434 529 723 for more information or email