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Accounts Senior - Edinburgh

£30,000 - £33,000 - Accountancy Practice - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2151 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jan 2018
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Accounts Senior


£30,000 - £33,000

iMultiply are delighted to be engaged on the opportunity to join a top 30 Accountancy Firm in Edinburgh city centre as an Accounts Senior.

The Company

An outstanding Accountancy Firm that provides a professional, fun, interactive and engaging working environment to ensure every employee feels valued. The Firm has an exceptional reputation for promoting and developing internally with several Managers, Directors and Partners having initially joined the Firm from the early stages of their careers.

The Role

The position of an Accounts Senior has arisen due to continued growth throughout the Firm. Unlike most employers, the Firm adopts a proactive recruitment process to ensure it has the necessary headcount in place and inducted before the work level becomes business critical. You will be given the chance to manage a diverse portfolio of client’s right through-out the Scotland however minimal travel is involved as a large percentage of the work can be completed from the Edinburgh office

On Offer

The role of Accountant will offer a highly competitive salary of £30,000 - £33,000 depending on level of experience. A fantastic benefit package is also in place including pension, bonus, and the Firm will also consider assisting with any clawbacks from previous employers.

You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:

  • Handling a large portfolio of clients
  • Preparing the management accounts for a number of clients
  • Forecasting and preparing business plans
  • Preparing annual accounts for sole traders, limited companies and charities
  • Preparing VAT returns including partial exemptions
  • Mentoring junior members of the firm
  • Building and maintaining client relationships
  • Liaising with Senior Partners and Managers

To be considered for this position you must be:

  • ACCA//ICAS Qualified or Qualified by experience however they will also consider Finalist or Newly Qualified
  • Two years’ experience working for an accountancy firm
  • Experience of preparing and analysing sets of year end accounts
  • Ability to engage and influence senior internal & external stakeholders
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this role, please do not hesitate to get in contact with Gareth Spowart on 0131 603 7747 or send an email to