Accounts & Advisory Senior - Glasgow
Change Public Practice are working with a highly reputable Chartered Accountancy practice in Glasgow to assist them in the recruitment of an Accounts Senior. This role is urgent and the start date can be no later than January . This position is open to part-qualified, newly qualified and qualified-by-experience professionals with the key requirement being able to hit the ground running with a large portfolio of clients. Two other important requirements is excellent FRS 102 experience in addition to strong accounts preparation experience. This role will give you the opportunity to be part of a dynamic business advisory team that provides an outstanding quality of service to clients. The role will include year-end accounting work, management accounts, cash flows and business advisory aspects which makes this accountancy role a rare opportunity in the market because there is the advisory element. The Accounts and Advisory team offers great opportunities to liaise directly with clients and manage your own portfolio of clients across a variety of sectors. Responsibilities: Preparation of year-end limited company, partnership and sole trader accounts Preparation of VAT returns and corporate tax computations Involved in Sage and Xero set-up and training for clients Preparation of financial forecasts and management accounts Lead other ad-hoc advisory projects Managing a portfolio of clients and acting as the main point of contact in client relationships within that portfolio Involvement in client meetings Provide support to the Assistant Managers and Managers in the training and development of junior staff members Providing on-the-job support and training to junior members of staff Requirements: Part-qualified, Newly Qualified i.e. ACA, ACCA, CA or equivalent, or Qualified-by-Experience Accountants will all be considered Must have broad practical accounting experience with a minimum of 3 years’ experience working within an accountancy practice Must have experience of preparing statutory accounts and VAT returns Must have excellent FRS 102 and accounts preparation experience Sage and Xero experience would be highly advantageous Strong organisational skills, interpersonal and client handling skills and a strong business acumen is highly desirable Please note that this role is urgent so all applicants must be able to commit to a start date in January.