Accountant Public Practice

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh Technopole
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Edinburgh

Your new company
Your new company are a rapidly growing independent chartered accountancy firm based in Edinburgh city centre. The firm offers a range of accountancy and taxation services to a diverse client portfolio. An ambitious firm, looking to continue their impressive year on year growth.

Your new role
An excellent opportunity for an ambitious part qualified or qualified Accountant to join their dynamic team. This position will allow you to work with sole traders, limited companies, partnerships and not for profit organisations which range in size and industry sector. You will prepare statutory and management accounts, VAT returns and personal and corporate tax computations. You will work towards maintaining your own portfolio of clients, which you will be solely responsible for. There will also be the opportunity to get involved with ad hoc advisory projects, this will include business planning, forecasts, budgets, tax planning etc.

You will also mentor and supervise junior members of staff, this will include training staff on software.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have a background working within a reputable chartered accountancy firm and ideally will be working towards either your ACCA or ICAS qualification or you will have already qualified.

You will maintain excellent communication skills, have a desire to continue to build upon and develop your experience gained to date and will want to progress with your career within the profession.

This is a supportive team who are focused on adding value to clients and developing the firm.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package, including full study support if you are studying towards your accounting qualifications. There are also excellent career progression opportunities for you to grow with the firm.

This firm will allow you to maintain an interesting and varied role within the profession that will enable you to develop your exiting skill set within a leading, forward thinking chartered accountancy firm.

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