Bayman Atkinson & Smythe is a specialist financial recruitment consultancy, that really puts people at the heart of what we do.

Our extensive knowledge of the marketplace comes from over extensive experience of recruiting qualified accounting professionals into the private, public and not for profit sectors.  We’ve also developed specialist knowledge of recruiting within the niche housing sector.  This has helped us develop our unique approach to financial recruitment – which puts the people that we work with, on both sides of the process, at the heart of what we do.

We support our clients throughout their careers – helping them find the perfect role is only half of what we do. Our clients are business partners, taking time to understand their business needs is crucial in allowing us to provide, advise, support, and ultimately find the best people to join their team and support business growth.


Always approachable

We’re all people at the end of the day, and being approachable is in our DNA. Awkward conversations, difficult decisions, personal advice, we take it all in our stride and promise to offer our honest advice and support.

Constant improvement

We’re committed to providing the very best service so will always strive to stay ahead whether that’s learning new platforms, meeting new clients, or understanding industry changes. Staying ahead allows us to continually deliver the best to you.

Conscious collaboration

It’s never about us. It’s about you. We focus on collaborating with everyone we work with, to deliver what you need. Defining job requirements, writing job descriptions, or finding the right candidate, we take time to understand and find the perfect solution for your business, or coaching, advising and help you as a candidate to not only find that next role but to also secure it.

Making a difference

Whether that’s to the business bottom line, a candidate's future, or putting back into the world, we always strive to make a difference in whatever we do.

Make it enjoyable

We love what we do, and we want people to love working with us too. We promise to never take ourselves too seriously – but to deliver a great service, with a smile on our face.

Sep 26, 2022
£45,000 - £47 yearly
BAS Stockport, UK
Paying to £46.5K plus a superb pension and other great benefits, we are recruiting for an experienced Service Charge Accountant for this social housing provider based in South Manchester. This role offers a wide variety of experiences not often seen in one role, as whilst it's responsible for the Service Charges, it also incorporates all-round management accounts whilst acting as a Finance Business Partner for the Repairs & Maintainance team.  THE ROLE Reporting to the Finance Manager you will use your knowledge of Services Charges to improve the delivery within this area, and your management accounts expertise to act as a Finance Business Partner to the operations. Key responsibilities: Provide high-quality financial information and advice to enable effective management control of budgets Preparation of financial & management accounts Set and monitor Service charges and associated reconciliations Financial modelling  & project appraisal Support...
Sep 23, 2022
£45,500 - £48,500 yearly
BAS Remote (Manchester, UK)
This Manchester-based Housing Association is looking for an experienced Finance Business Partner (Property Services) to join them on a permanent basis. The role is offering £45.5k – £48.5k and offers 25 days holiday and an excellent pension scheme. The role is predominantly home-working with the occasional day in the office, which would be as and when the business required. THE ROLE Working in partnership with the Property Care Management Team to deliver a financially resilient, productive, efficient customer focussed service. Key responsibilities: ·       Provide guidance and support to Property Care Budget Managers to enable effective financial management ·       Provide high quality, timely financial management information and ensure that comprehensive financial controls are applied within Property Care ·       Prepare and present effective financial analysis to allow Property Care to understand its relative financial performance to...
Sep 20, 2022
Full time
£25,000 - £30,000 yearly
BAS Chorley
Paying between £25k - £30k, this property management company is recruiting for a Client Accountant on a permanent basis. The role offers both a hybrid and flexible working pattern, 24 days holiday, a benefits programme and a generous pension scheme. This company has a fantastic culture which is proven in the fact that the majority of their employees have committed to the company on a long-term basis. The Role The job's main purpose is to be responsible for ensuring the delivery of excellent client service to several different clients within a portfolio. Key accountabilities: Review and approval of the Assistant Client Accountant and Administrator work Training of Assistants and Administrators Completion of Profit and Loss reports and Balance Sheets Calculation and posting of accruals and prepayments Review and approval of Service Charge balance sheets Turnover Calculations Preparation and review of completion statements Preparation of provision for doubtful...