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Head of Bookkeeping & Cloud

Stoke-on-Trent

Are you an experienced Bookkeeper, Cloud Accountant or Team Leader looking for a new challenge at a fun and ambitious firm?  

If you’re still reading this, then the answer to that question is probably yes. At DJH Mitten Clarke, we are a group of fantastically talented and ambitious people that pride ourselves on having fun, working together as a team, delivering a great service and always approaching things a little differently. 

What do you get out of this?

Our people are our biggest asset. We’ve built a team that we’re extremely proud of. Our team work incredibly hard, so that’s why looking after them is our number one priority. Ultimately, we want to create the very best place to work. Here’s a few reasons to come and join us, but you’ll find loads more once you get your feet under the table:

  • Great salary
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible-working hours
  • Training
  • Health MOTs
  • Community and environmental work
  • Loads of social shindigs
  • A pretty impressive office    

Let’s talk about the job

Now you’ve heard about the fantastic benefits, we better tell you a bit about what you’ll be up to. After a proper induction to the business, a personal development plan will be drawn up for you. It will outline each of the steps you’ll need to take to realise your ambitions and goals as a Head of Bookkeeping & Cloud. Life will be fast paced, engaging, creative and rewarding.

Your typical day will involve:

  • Management of the Bookkeeping team – including allocation of work and reviewing the work of the team 
  • Managing the WIP for the department
  • Lead and support our Cloud Champions to ensure we’re up to date with the latest cloud accounting solutions
  • Working with our Cloud Champions in training and supporting clients with their accounting software
  • Help to identify & implement any streamlining of procedures and efficiencies within the department

Let’s talk about you

We have big plans for the future and even bigger goals. But what about you? You’re hungry for a new challenge? You’re keen to work client-side for a forward-thinking brand? You may already be considering applying for this? But what gets you going?

  • You’ll be an experienced Bookkeeper, ideally with some management or team leadership experience.
  • You’ll be tech-savvy, with knowledge of Xero (or similar) and Excel being desirable.
  • You’ll have recent experience of working within an accountancy practice.
  • You’ll have a proactive attitude, whether a task is complicate or simple, big or small.
  • You’ll be a team player and someone that loves a challenge, who can really get on board with what we’re striving to achieve here. 
  • You’ll thrive working to achieve great things alongside the rest of the team.
  • You’re motivated by a fast paced and bustling environment.
  • You’ll look at things differently than other people and will enjoy finding alternative solutions.
  • You’re excited to immerse yourself in our lively brand, culture and business.

Before you go, let’s talk a little about us

As of 31 March 2021, the fantastic opportunity was taken to merge two of Staffordshire's leading accountancy firms, Mitten Clarke and DJH. Coming together was more than just joining two business names. It’s over 60 collective years of service to our valued clients across the Midlands and North West. We share the same values and ambitions, and joining forces has enhanced the expert advice that we offer our clients.

We offer our clients a full service including; accounts and audit, tax and employment, business transactions, accounting in the cloud, wealth management and international advice.

Our core values run through everything that we do. They set the tone and our team live and breathe them. We’re looking for people who value the same things as us:

  • Teamwork - we work better when we all work together. 
  • Passion – our passionate people make the future brighter.
  • Ambition - always push yourself. But always be yourself. 
  • Community – we make a difference today for a sustainable future tomorrow.
  • Honesty - every great business is built on honest

Are you our new Head of Bookkeeping?

If you like the sound of us and you think we’ll like the sound of you, then we’d love to hear from you. Drop us your CV to liam.cox@djhmittenclarke.co.uk

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