Qualified Accountant- General Practice/Business Advisory

Recruiter
LOCHEAD SANDFORD RECRUITMENT LTD
Location
Kirkwall, Isle of Orkney
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

RARE OPPORTUNITY-HIGH QUALITY WORK, CAREER PROSPECTS & BEST LIVING ENVIRONMENT FOR AN AMBITIOUS CA/ACCA

**(HOME WORKING MAY ALSO BE CONSIDERED IF RELOCATION IS NOT DESIRED)**

Lochead Sandford Recruitment’s client, a most progressive, forward thinking CA Firm, who are also looking to further expand over the coming year, based in the beautiful island of Orkney- voted last year as the 'Best place in Scotland’ to live and 2nd best out of the whole UK, for high qualityliving in general, seeks to recruit an ambitious qualified CA/ACCA with broad general practice background strong client & interpersonal skills to join their friendly team, based in their central offices in Kirkwall. Our client is interested in both/recently qualified individuals, coming out of contract this year and more experienced post qualified accountants from another UK Practice who wish to make a difference to clients

Current or Recent UK Practice background is essential as is a professional CA/ACCA qualification.

The role will be varied and broad covering all aspects of accounts preparation, business advisory work, some audit and tax, coaching and developing of more junior staff, business development and extensive liaison with clients. The portfolio covers almost every sector from renewables to leisure, service, manufacturing, omb’s and many entrepreneurial businesses, small, medium and larger clients up to c £10 million turnover, so a rare chance to work closely with decision makers and make a real difference advising their businesses as they grow .

Reporting to Partners, this role offers a tremendous opportunity and the unique chance to combine a high quality work portfolio with excellent prospects to progress given the ongoing expansion combined with unparalleled high quality living.

Orkney has plenty to offer everyone, with high employment, high earnings, plenty of outdoor & sporting activities, numerous bars, pubs, music festivals and leisure/health facilities, excellent schooling and overall family life, very low crime rates, minimal travel to work, real work life balance and a cosmopolitan yet community feel from a mix of friendly people.

If you wish to enjoy the best quality of life for yourself as a single person or couple or indeed a family yet not compromise on your career and work variety this opportunity ticks all the boxes.

In return, our client offers a most attractive salary package, real prospects to develop and a chance to be part of a great team at an exciting time as they further grow the business.

Our client is happy to discuss any queries prospective candidates may have about their role and location - so please do call us as for a confidential chat and/ or apply to be considered for this outstanding, unique opportunity.

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