Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Edinburgh Technopole
£25,000 - £29,999
19 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Accountant (Public Practice) Location: Edinburgh

Your new company
Your new company are a small but 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 a chartered Accountant to join a dynamic and friendly 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 manage your own portfolio of clients, which you will be solely responsible for. There will also be the opportunity to get involved with advisory projects which will include business planning, forecasts, budgets, tax planning etc.You will be responsible for mentoring and supervising junior members of staff, this will include reviewing work, staff training and making sure staff are up to date 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 will have already qualified. This is necessary for supervision of senior trainees. 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. You will need to be experienced and comfortable operating in a paperless environment.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be offered a competitive salary and benefits package, including medical health care support and a pension scheme. 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 existing skill set within a forward-thinking, growing chartered accountancy firm.

What you need to do now
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