Accountant (Statutory Accounts)

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Inverness
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be responsible for the delivery of Statutory Accounting services to a diverse range of clients ensuring that all tasks are completed in line with agreed procedures, quality and deadlines. You will be responsible for the management and development of a team of experienced staff ensuring work is delegated effectively and completed in line with deadlines. You will be expected to be able to use your training and professional experience to develop and enhance the existing standards and procedures. We use a mixture of Sage and Access Dimensions software. Client Details Based in Inverness, our client has an enviable reputation for quality and is both a CIMA and ICAEW training employer. Description Ensure timely preparation of all accounts and other Statutory Accounting reports within agreed deadlines Manage a team of accounting staff ensuring that the Department's objectives are achieved and that the team are motivated Develop and maintain a good working relationship with clients, suppliers and staff Give any necessary advice on Management Accounting issues to ensure that managers and staff understand issues Maintain an awareness of developments in the field of Management Accounting to ensure the continued provision of a high quality professional service Implement compliance within the Department in relation to all processes, procedures, rules and codes with which the business has to comply Challenge current ways of working, driving change & efficiency's wherever possible Ensure the highest standards of work are maintained Profile Part Qualified accounting experience Technical ability to prepare, review and ensure accuracy and completeness of all work delivered by the Department and Company Team leadership skills, specifically: delegation, nurturing, training and management in accordance with agreed objectives Ability to build and develop strong relationships with customers through the provision of appropriate services and advice Contribution to the broader management and development of the Management Accounts Department Job Offer Competitive Salary plus benefits