Accounts Manager

Recruiter
Jenson Fisher Consulting Ltd
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Manager / Manager - Accountancy Practice

Jenson Fisher has been engaged by a reputable firm of Chartered Accountants to recruit an Assistant Manager / Manager to form part of the management team. Based in Edinburgh City Centre this role will involve working with a range of clients including sole traders, partnerships, limited companies and charities.

Responsibilities:

  • Bookkeeping to trial balance stage for clients.
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • VAT returns.
  • General accounting services including bank reconciliations, PAYE and journals.
  • Collation of financial information for management accounts.
  • Daily use of accounting software, Sage and cloud based IT.
  • Resolving queries from clients.
  • Developing and training junior members of the team.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Previous experience working for an accountancy firm desirable.
  • Qualified CA/ACCA or currently studying with same.
  • Working knowledge of Sage 50 accounts is desirable.
  • Strong numerical skills and attention to detail.

To be considered for this role you must meet the criteria outlined above and consider yourself a confident and diligent individual. Previous experience in practice is desirable as this will ensure a smooth transition into the business. You must be comfortable communicating financial information to clients and be passionate about delivering excellent customer service.