We're taking COVID-19 very seriously.

Our employees are safe and working remotely. Our IT infrastructure is robust and our business continuity plans tested. We're ready and able to support you and here if you need us - just like normal.

Read more Close

London, United Kingdom

Corporate Services Director

Full-time / part-time
Client Services
2 London Bridge
United Kingdom

Job description

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

The person will deliver the agreed strategy and profitability targets within the Corporate Client Services function, through effective management, motivation and development of all staff and by optimising organic growth plans whilst ensuring both effectiveness and probity in the delivery of superior client service.

They will oversee all aspects of delivery of the UK corporate services team who are responsible for the existing UK corporate client book.

Working closely with the Managing Director of Ireland, as well as collaborating with other Client Delivery Directors in the UK and Ireland cluster and across the corporate segment and other key stakeholders across the firm, the individual will contribute to ongoing development, refinement, implementation of and adherence to best practice controls processes and controls in line with the overall mission, culture and values of IQEQ.

This is a key role in terms of client relationships and, as such, is expected to include significant client interaction at a senior level (CFO, Director of Finance, Head of tax), acting as the main contact/ escalation point for several high-profile engagements.

The role holder will be responsible for an Associate Director and several Client Service Managers, each of whom will manage the day to day management of their corporate service book and assigned client relationships.

The role holder will provide leadership and guidance on technical, client relationship, team management and delivery management and will be responsible for continuous development of the skills and abilities of the Associate Director and Client Service Managers.

Location: London

Salary: Competitive salary on offer

Posting date: 07/05/2020

Closing date: 06/06/2020


  • 8+ years leading teams in the Corporate Administration space, having worked in an accountancy practice or equivalent
  • At least 8 years’ experience of working in a Leadership role
  • Membership of relevant Financial Institute
  • Evidence of Continued Professional Development
  • Microsoft Office skills with focus on Excel skills. Knowledge of accountancy and/or taxation packages
  • Knowledge of and experience within the accountancy industry is essential
  • Key competencies within IQ EQ criteria covering:  Collaborates Effectively; Directs Work; Persuades; Builds Effective Teams; Develops Talent; Drives Results; Resourcefulness; Business Insight; Builds Networks; Optimises Work Processes; Approachability; Team working; Positivity; Prioritisation; Proactivity; Commercially focused

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Company description

IQ-EQ is a leading Investor Services group which combines global expertise with an unwavering focus on client service delivery. We support fund managers, global companies, family offices and private clients operating worldwide.

Apply now

To apply, please enter your details into the below form. If you experience any issues with this form, please click here to apply via our provider SmartRecruiters directly.

Allowed document formats are PDF, Word, RTF, JPG or PNG. Maximum file size 2MB.
Do you have the right to work in the location of the vacancy?

If you haven't uploaded a CV, please detail your experience and education.