Financial Accountant

Search Consultancy
Glasgow City Centre
20 Nov 2020
24 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
I am currently recruiting a Financial Accountant for an Accountancy Practice in Glasgow city centre. This role has come about due to expansion with a view to start the successful candidate as soon as possible. The position is available on a temp to perm basis.

The successful candidate will have at least 3 years' Accountancy Practice experience in various aspects of Financial Accounting including preparation of VAT returns, reconciliation of Balance Sheet accounts, bookkeeping and preparation of final accounts using Cloud Accounting software and Iris products. The ability to account for more complex transactions such as HP Contracts, Debtors, Creditors, Loan Ageing and Depreciation is essential.

The role includes providing a full accounting and bookkeeping service to a suite of clients and being the first point of contact for all VAT, accounting and bookkeeping queries.

The successful candidate will be a confident, self starter who is able to take initiative. As the business is working remotely at the minute, the individual must have the experience to perform the role with minimal supervision.

Experience of cloud accounting systems such as Xero, Freeagent and Quickbooks online packages is essential.

ACCA / CA / CIMA qualification is desirable.

Job Type: Full-time

* Accountancy Practice: minimum 3 years (Required)
* Accounting: minimum 3 years (Required)

Expected start date: 01/12/2020

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary to Permanent

Salary: From £25,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
Working from home at present. Flexibility of work from home/office in the long term.

* Accountancy Practice: 3 years (Required)

Job Duties:
* Accounts payable
* Accounts receivable
* Monitoring company accounts and conducting quarterly reviews
* Profit-and-loss statements
* Expense reports
* Cost reduction proposals
* Tax preparation
* Budgets and forecasting activities

Additional Duties:
* Recordkeeping
* Account reconciliation
* Invoice processing
* Data entry

Work remotely:
* Yes, temporarily due to COVID-19

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