Accountant (Public Practice)
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 PQ 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 which will include business planning, forecasts, budgets, tax planning etc. The firm are currently working on migrating their clients onto cloud based software and operate a paperless office environment.
You will also mentor and supervise junior members of staff, this will include training staff on various software packages.
What you'll need to succeed
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. There will be an option to potentially work part-time, as well as having the chance to work flexible hours.
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.
What you need to do now
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