Date Posted


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Up to £70,000

Job Ref



Associate Partner


Four Squared are working with a reputable and growing accountancy firm in Gloucestershire, who are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Accountant to join as an Associate Partner. As an Associate Partner, you will play a key role in driving the growth and success of the firm while providing exceptional service to it’s clients. This is an exciting opportunity to advance your career in a collaborative and supportive environment.


  • Client Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, serving as a trusted advisor and delivering high-quality accounting and advisory services.
  • Business Development: Drive business growth through networking, lead generation, and converting prospects into clients. Identify opportunities for cross-selling services and expanding client portfolios.
  • Team Leadership: Mentor and manage a team of professionals, providing guidance, training, and support to enhance their skills and performance.
  • Financial Advisory: Provide strategic financial advice to clients, including financial planning, forecasting, budgeting, and risk management.
  • Technical Expertise: Stay updated on industry trends, accounting standards, and regulatory changes to ensure compliance and provide informed guidance to clients.
  • Project Management: Oversee multiple client engagements, ensuring timely delivery, effective resource allocation, and exceptional client service.


  • Professional Qualifications: ACA, ACCA, or CIMA qualification is essential.
  • Experience: Significant experience in a senior accounting role, preferably within an accountancy firm or professional services environment.
  • Business Development Skills: Proven track record in generating new business, expanding client relationships, and achieving revenue targets.
  • Leadership Abilities: Strong leadership skills with the ability to inspire and motivate a team. Previous experience in managing and developing professionals is highly desirable.
  • Technical Competence: In-depth knowledge of accounting principles, financial reporting, taxation, and business advisory services. Experience in providing financial advisory services is a plus.
  • Client-Focused Approach: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong client relationships based on trust, integrity, and professionalism.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to identify client needs, provide effective solutions, and address complex financial issues.
  • Commercial Awareness: Demonstrated business acumen and a deep understanding of market trends, industry challenges, and opportunities.


For more information please contact Oliver Jeffries on 01905 783352 or email [email protected]

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