Trainee Bookkeeping Assistant

Recruiter
EQ Accountants LLP
Location
Forfar
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are an independent accountancy practice with long established East of Scotland connections. EQ comprises 15 partners and over 100 staff with offices in Cupar, Dundee, Forfar and Glenrothes. Modern and energetic, we are one of the 15 largest accountancy and business advisory practices in Scotland and a leader in our field. In October 2017, we were awarded “Most Innovative Large Firm” at the national 2020 Annual Innovation Awards having previously won “Managing Partner of the Year” in 2015. In addition, we are past finalists in the categories of “Best Medium Firm” and “Training Manager of the Year” at the Scottish Accountancy Awards. We are an ambitious practice and are committed to delivering an all round excellent service to our varied portfolio of clients. We are also part of the Kreston International network, operating in over 100 countries, which allows us to provide national and international services to our clients. Our accounting services team (known as Amber Accounting Services) have an excellent reputation for providing a variety of high quality accounting services. We are looking to develop and add to this team by recruiting a Trainee Bookkeeping Assistant. You will preferably have good grades at Higher level (or equivalent) including Maths and English. Good numerical and communication skills, the ability to work well within a small close team and on your own initiative would also greatly assist your application as would the ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. No experience is necessary but you will need to have a willingness to learn and develop. We will work closely with you to continually develop your technical skills and experience and provide any appropriate training where necessary. We provide excellent working conditions as well as a competitive salary and benefits package. A full job description is available on request.