Part-Qualified Accounts Assistant - Glasgow

Recruiter
Change
Location
Glasgow
Posted
18 Feb 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Change Public Practice are working with an independent Chartered Accountant firm in Glasgow to assist them in the recruitment of a Part-Qualified Accounts Assistant for their continually growing Accounts & Business Services team. This firm has a strong focus on their company culture and as such they pride themselves on having a much more relaxed environment and work-life balance which has resulted in them experiencing very strong staff retention and reputation. This independent CA firm has experience steady year-on-year growth with the last 12 months results exhibiting a significant increase in client wins and overall increase in revenue. This business can offer ambitious individuals a challenging and rewarding career with strong leadership and progression opportunities. Your primary focus will be to work within the Accounts and Advisory team preparing accounts and other services for a wide range of clients. Responsibilities will include: Preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies Preparation of corporation tax and business tax computations Ad-hoc bookkeeping duties using accounting software as applicable Preparation of management accounts for clients and reporting in their required format Client VAT return preparation Take responsibility for your work and be able to multi task in an organised manner Meeting clients face-to-face and developing good rapport acting in a professional manner Ensure you understand the services we can offer and identify areas that a client could benefit from other Helping others within the team and mentoring junior members of staff Requirements: You will be currently studying towards a professional qualification, ideally ACCA but other qualifications such as ICAS and AAT will also be considered Minimum 18 months accounts preparation experience ideally gained from a similar sized Chartered Accountancy firm i.e. Big 4, Top 10, Mid-tier and Independent CA firms Cloud accounting experience i.e. Xero would be highly advantageous Working knowledge of Sage and IRIS would also be beneficial Experience of preparing statutory accounts under FRS102 and FRS105

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