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Accounts Assistant/Senior - Glasgow

Accountancy Practice - Part Qualified Accountant
Ref: 2228 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Dec 2017
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A well known, international firm of Chartered Accountants requires and experienced Business Advisory Senior for its office in Glasgow

The Company

This is one of the most dynamic and progressive firms of Chartered Accountants with a wide range of clients; ranging from individuals, family businesses and large corporates across the breadth of Scotland from all industry sectors.

The Role

You will ensure the smooth completion of accounts preparation jobs, along with corporate tax work and management information within the Business Advisory Services team.


  • Preparation of year-end limited company, partnership and sole trader accounts 
  • Preparation of VAT returns 
  • Preparation of corporation tax computations 
  • SAGE/XERO set-up and training for clients 
  • Preparation of financial forecasts 
  • Preparation of management accounts 
  • Lead other ad-hoc advisory assignments 

​        On Offer

        This role comes with a competitive salary, as well as other benefits, and the opportunity for career progression.

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

  • Part qualified or qualified accountant (ACA, CA, ACCA or equivalent) with broad practical accounting experience. 
  • Substantial experience working within an accountancy practice 
  • Strong organisational skills. 
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for limited companies 
  • Preparation of partnership accounts 
  • Preparation of VAT returns 
  • SAGE & Xero set-up and providing training to clients 
  • Preparation of financial forecasts 
  • Strong business acumen and capacity to influence and convince. 
  • Strong interpersonal and client handling skills. 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills