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

Our extensive knowledge of the market place comes from over 45 years 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 tax and treasury market.  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.

OUR VALUES

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 helping 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 candidates 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.

£195 - £275 daily
BTS Lancashire, UK
Oct 15, 2021
Full time
Interim Project Financial Accountant – Lancashire (mix of home /office working) £195 to 275 per day (dependent on PAYE / Umbrella) – Minimum of 3 months (ongoing) We are seeking a finance professional who has strong financial accounting skills with a natural appetite to improve and develop processes and systems. Working for this growing complex Not-For-Profit Group in the Lancashire the accounting project is envisaged to be 3-4 months and will support the improvement of intercompany accounting process within the group accounting functions and other financial accounts projects as they are identified. Key responsibilities: Group intercompany accounts including with regular recharges and reconciliations Take a key role in planning and managing projects, ensuring delivery on time and within budget Ensuring adequate financial controls are in place and associated control account reconciliations Liaising with IT to carry out updates,...
£40,000 - £45,000 yearly
BTS Manchester, UK
Oct 07, 2021
Permanent
Paying up to £45K and conveniently based in Central Manchester, this is a superb new role for a recent or almost Qualified accountant. This is an amazing opportunity to join this rapidly growing and evolving international Property Management and Investment Group as a hands-on Finance Manager. THE JOB Reporting to the Financial Controller you will be responsible for the management accounts production for a group of companies, and managing a small team. Key responsibilities: Monthly management accounts including full P&L and balance sheet review Budgeting & forecasting Financial analysis & MI Project accounting & KPI reporting Cashflow forecasting & management Year-end accounts preparation THE PERSON: You will ideally be a fully Qualified accountant or close to passing final exams. You will have a strong track record of Management Accounts production with excellent Excel skills and ideally a working knowledge of Sage 200 or similar....
£165 - £235 daily
BTS Manchester, UK
Oct 06, 2021
Contract - Day Rate
Interim Treasury Accountant – Manchester (mix of office and home working) (£165 to £235 per day dependent on PAYE/Umbrella)/3 months minimum (ongoing) This Not for Profit organisation based in Manchester is looking for an Interim Treasury Accountant for an almost immediate start. Based in recently refurbished offices on the outskirts of the city centre, the role attracts a great daily rate, a mix of home and hybrid working. The Job Supporting the Treasury Manager to deliver a comprehensive accounting service to the Group. Prepare the group cash flows Day to day banking management Treasury financial management reporting & forecasting Financial modelling Long term financial plans Other aspects of treasury and business planning are included and will be supplied with the job description. The Person Whilst treasury would be beneficial, the client is keen to look at CV’s from part qualified/qualified accountants (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)...
£195 - £275 daily
BTS Manchester, UK
Oct 06, 2021
Contract - Day Rate
Interim Finance Business Partner – Manchester (mix of home/office working) £195 to £275 per day (dependent on PAYE/Umbrella) – Minimum of 3 months (ongoing) This Not for Profit organisation based in Manchester are looking for an experienced Management Accountant and Finance Business Partner for a short-to-medium-term temporary assignment to support them through their budget process. THE JOB To produce the monthly management accounts and business partner the individual Heads of Service in reviewing last year's budget performance and create the following years. Main responsibilities Produce management accounts and associated reporting for stakeholders including monthly performance review, updating financial forecasts, supporting budget holders for a number of internal services across the organisation Financial reporting, forecasting and development of annual budgets for Heads of Service Prepare the payroll budget and any relevant variance analysis...
£45,000 - £50,000 yearly
BTS Preston, UK
Sep 29, 2021
Permanent
Property Solicitor  – Up to £50k + Benefits -  Preston (WFH initially and then ideally working in the office 3 days a week/home for 2 days post-October) Based in Preston, our client is a leading service provider who is seeking an individual to join their organisation within the treasury function as a solicitor.  This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a complex and forward thinking business. The role will form part of a  dynamic and well-regarded team and you will support a Head of Treasury and deliver the legal treasury services of the organisation.  THE JOB: To provide legal support to help the Tax and Treasury team deliver finance strategies and objectives in the areas of funding, lending, and banking objectives for a group of companies. Main Responsibilities: Support the Treasury function in all aspects of the Group’s external financial arrangements including new financial arrangements and the maintenance of the group’s...
£12.00 - £12.30 hourly
BTS Manchester, UK
Sep 22, 2021
Full time
This Manchester-based Housing Association is looking for an experienced Finance Assistant to join them on an ongoing temporary basis. The role is flexible in terms of working hours and can be a hybrid of WFH and office-based. THE ROLE You will ensure that all rent transactions are posted in a timely and accurate manner and promptly raise sales invoices and take the appropriate follow-up action. Key responsibilities: To update and maintain the housing management system in relation to start, end of tenancy, rent and service charge increases on a weekly basis To ensure efficient and effective processing of rent payments received from various payment methods e.g., housing benefit schedules, payments cards, standing order and direct debit payments ensure the Neighbourhoods Team can take appropriate arrears action To set up and amend direct debits To set up sub-accounts and service charge accounts as authorised To prepare cheques and BACS payments relating to rent...
£30,000 - £33,000 yearly
BTS Greater Manchester, UK
Aug 23, 2021
Permanent
This Greater Manchester Housing association is recruiting a part qualified (or qualified by experience) Financial Accountant to join their growing team. Reporting to the Finance Manager (Treasury and Business Planning) you will have a varied role ranging from supporting the statutory accounts, to assisting in business planning, cashflow forecasting and VAT. THE JOB This is a fantastic all-round technical role, supporting the financial reporting, treasury and business planning, fixed asset and other regulatory reporting for the organisation. Key duties & responsibilities: Support the Finance Manager with the inputting of the Business plan Cashflow forecasting Regulatory returns, VfM reporting VAT returns Balance sheet reconciliation Fixed assets Performance analysis for cost saving initiative Financial controls and support internal audit work as required THE PERSON You can be part qualified or qualified by experience, with a thirst for the more...