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Job Role: Accounts Assistant Part Qualified CA/ ACCA
Location: Edinburgh City Centre
Big enough to matter, small enough to care
We have a fantastic opportunity to join one of Scotland’s leading independent firms of chartered accountants within Edinburgh City Centre. They consist of 4 partners and 60 staff. They provide a range of services to organisations in several different sectors.
Commitment and passion
The development and growth of the business has been built on the success of their clients. Everyone shares the ambition to continually develop and improve on what they do and how they do it. In today’s fast-changing environment, this approach is essential in ensuring they deliver and maintain a high-quality year-round service to all clients.
We are looking for a part-qualified accountant to join our clients friendly and supportive accounts department where you will be a valued and integral part of the team. You will be working on a varied portfolio of accounts clients. These clients are in a variety of sectors and range from small, limited companies to sole traders and partnerships.
Your main duties for these clients will include:
Preparation of statutory accounts
Preparation of corporation tax returns
Preparation of VAT returns
Assisting clients and managers with queries
Coaching/assisting junior staff members
Managing your workload effectively to meet deadlinesKnowledge and experience desired:
Part qualified/qualified by experience with a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in an Accountancy Firm
Good working understanding of accounting standards/accounting principles
Experience of CCH, Xero, Sage and other cloud systemsBenefits
A supportive and friendly workplace that respects your work/life balance
Study support towards your chosen accountancy qualification
Generous pension contribution
Cycle to work scheme
Hybrid working arrangements
Internal and external training provided