We are Hiring a Business Services Manager!

Written by Marcus Hill
July 27, 2023
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Do you want to be a part of a team that shares a common goal of helping SMEs grow?

Do you want to enable a better business journey for owners?

We’re looking for a talented and driven Business Services Manager to join our team and start making a difference in our clients’ business journeys.

  • Full time
  • Located in the Milton, Brisbane QLD office
  • $120,000 – $130,000 per year

Why work at Elements Advisory Group?

Continuous learning, collaboration, and always have fun.

These are just a few elements that make our culture great.
We challenge ourselves and each other to go further than what we thought was possible.
We are a united team sharing common values and goals.
Come and work from our new offices in Brisbane’s beautiful Milton.

The Firm

We are a leading bookkeeping, accounting and advisory firm located in Brisbane, with brand-new offices in Milton. Our integrated suite of services helps high-growth businesses feel more in control and supported throughout their business journey.

As a Business Services Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and managing the delivery of exceptional accounting and advisory services to our diverse client base. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and skilled professional looking to advance their career in a dynamic and client-focused environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage a team of dedicated professionals, including our in-house and offshore accountants, ensuring the delivery of high-quality business services to clients.
  • Provide expert advice and guidance to clients on matters relating to taxation, accounting, and financial reporting.
  • Oversee the preparation and review of financial statements, income tax returns, BAS/GST returns, and other compliance-related documents.
  • Develop and maintain strong client relationships, acting as a trusted advisor and providing strategic advice to support their business growth and financial success.
  • Collaborate with other departments within the organization to ensure seamless integration and delivery of services across various business lines.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry regulations, accounting standards, and taxation laws to ensure compliance and provide accurate advice to clients.
  • Provide mentoring and professional development opportunities to team members.
  • Drive process improvements and implement best practices to enhance efficiency and productivity within the Tax division.
  • Actively participate in business development activities, including networking events and client acquisition initiatives.

Criteria to be successful in this position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field.
  • CA or CPA qualified.
  • Proven experience (minimum 5 years) in a public practice role within a reputable accounting or advisory firm.
  • Excellent knowledge of Australian taxation laws, accounting principles, and financial reporting standards.
  • Strong leadership and people management skills, with a track record of successfully managing and motivating a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong client relationships and deliver exceptional client service.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex financial concepts to clients and team members.
  • Proficiency in Xero accounting software preferred (Xero Tax, Xero Workpapers and Xero Practice Manager)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to work autonomously, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Other Benefits:

At Elements Advisory Group, we offer a supportive and collaborative work environment, competitive remuneration, and excellent opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Other benefits include:

  • Industry leading salary (subject to experience)
  • Monthly inhouse massages
  • Bonus leave day for your birthday
  • Flexible working hours and arrangements
  • Employer contribution towards monthly parking (if applicable)
  • Weekly team run/walk around the river on Wednesday afternoons
  • Accelerated career progression for motivated candidate.

If you are a motivated and experienced Business Services Manager looking to join a progressive firm committed to client satisfaction and employee development, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and relevant experience to james@elementsag.com.au. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
How many years of taxation experience do you have?
How many years’ experience do you have as a business services manager?

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