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Senior Client Manager

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    With additional benefits

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    Gabrielle Hutanu

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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Phoenix is thrilled to be partnered with a leading Aircraft Lessor who is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team. Please see below for further details.


  • Management of transactions, client relationships, and novice team members;
  • Leading 2-5 people;
  • Junior team members must keep high client service levels;
  • Client responsibility for activities;
  • Understand client goals and deal documents to actively manage deals;
  • Maintain client administrative and operational processes;
  • Proactively complete task accurately and on time;
  • Reviewing operative documents and implementing suitable controls and processes to ensure all tasks are properly resourced and handled;
  • Overseeing and managing all transaction-related documentation and administrative jobs;
  • Accounting policy creation;
  • Ownership of the chart of accounts and trial balance and accountability for reconciling and clearing open items within agreed deadlines;
  • Review of output from assigned team members, ensuring it is completed to a high standard and within prescribed deadlines; such output includes but is not limited to: monthly, quarterly, and annual management accounts for allocated clients under applicable accounting standards, as required; draft financial statements; oversight, management, and support on audit deliverables, ensuring reporting deadlines are met and liaising directly with auditors and other a
  • SPV filing applied;
  • Monthly Investor Report following strict cash flow waterfall methods and procedures;
  • Reconciliation of servicer reports to bank accounts and Monthly Reports; VAT and CT returns; funds transfers to and from accounts as needed; receipt and disbursement of funds through settlement; and daily cash balance of client operating accounts through resolution;
  • Timely submission of regulation returns to the Central Bank of Ireland;
  • Coordinating and completing the annual audit, meeting all reporting dates;
  • Working closely with the Servicer on annual budgeting and variance reporting;
  • Implementation and compliance with all relevant systems, policies, processes, and measures;
  • Address internal and external inquiries quickly;
  • Maintaining good ties with clients, servicers, investors, rating agencies, legal counsels, and others as needed; and
  • Any other occasional tasks given to you

Attributes/Technical Skills:

  • Provides and promotes excellent client support
  • Communicates well in writing and speech
  • Results-driven, keeping promises
  • Good organisation and prioritisation skills
  • Organised and meticulous
  • Self-starter, proactive, and self-motivated
  • Teamwork positivity
  • Analytical mind that can spot possibilities for leaner, consistent processes that improve data capture

Relevant Experience:

  • 4 years post-qualification, ideally in client services or accounting
  • Aviation expertise a plus, but not necessary People management experience
  • ACCA/ACA/CPA/CIMA qualified

If you're interested in the above, apply today!