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Accountant - Glasgow

£30000 - Industry & Commerce - Accountant (Qualified by Experience)
Ref: 2242 Date Posted: Tuesday 28 Nov 2017
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An exciting opportunity for a Qualified-By-Experience Accountant has become available within a growing business based in Glasgow.


The Company

This software development firm provides innovative, cutting edge solutions to large businesses across multiple sectors. They have been going through a sustained period of growth in recent years and now have a diverse international client base.


The Role

Due to on-going international expansion, an experienced Accountant is required to join the Glasgow HQ and you will work closely with the Head of Finance to add value across the business. This is a cross-functional role so you must be able to demonstrate technical accounting ability, commercial acumen, and first class analysis skills.



  • Preparation of statutory reports
  • Ensure compliance with local GAAP / IFRS
  • Prepare and present Management Accounts for the Group
  • Produce and analyse P&L reports
  • Assist with managing the Audit process and act as point of contact for external Auditors
  • Oversee all Accounts Payable & Receivable for the Group and ensure suitable controls are in place
  • Prepare and submit VAT returns and deal with any HMRC queries
  • Assist with payroll for the UK and international offices
  • Deal with foreign currencies, bank reconciliations etc
  • Provide Senior Management with insightful and timely commercial analysis, KPI reports, etc
  • Assist with preparation and submission of grant applications
  • Play a pivotal role in the continuous improvement of processes, development / implementation of new systems and training of new staff


On Offer

This role provides a salary of £30k, as well as other benefits, including an opportunity to gain equity in a rapidly expanding business within an exciting sector. Due to the rate of growth, it is likely there will be opportunities to move into a more senior role further down the line.


To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience:

  • You MUST be an experienced QBE Accountant
  • You will have demonstrable experience gained within a high growth SME. (Alternatively, you may work for a Chartered Accountancy firm with SME clients)
  • You MUST have knowledge of IFRS
  • Good IT skills will be required. As a minimum, you should be an experienced user of Microsoft Excel. Exposure to Xero and Salesforce would be beneficial
  • First class communication skills will be required, particularly when dealing with Senior Management, external stakeholders, international colleagues etc


If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this position then please do not hesitate to contact Iain Hughes at the iMultiply office in Glasgow or alternatively you can apply via the link.