Business Solutions Senior - Edinburgh

£27,000 - £33,000 - Accountancy Practice - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2715 Date Posted: Monday 16 Sep 2019
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Accounts Senior


£27,000 - £33,000

iMultiply are delighted to be engaged on the position of Accounts Senior with a leading Scottish Accountancy Practice based in the heart of Edinburgh.

The Company

One of Scotland’s leading Accountancy Firms, they have grown significantly in the last 5 years and have ambitious plans to continue their upward trajectory. This Firm offers a flexible, innovative and engaging environment where change and innovation are viewed as a positive. The Firm has an excellent environment for you to develop and enhance your skills with an experienced and supportive team.

The Role

The role of Accounts Senior is a fantastic opportunity for someone with experience in an Accountancy Firm looking to join a market leading, growing and forward looking Firm. Working with a diverse portfolio of clients including high growth start-ups, hospitality, manufacturing, retail and various others, you will act as a trusted advisor to your clients, offering a bespoke and insightful service.

On Offer

The role of Accounts Senior will offer a competitive salary of £27,000 - £33,000 plus a competitive benefits package including flexible working and study support where applicable.

The role will encompass the following:

  • Preparation of management accounts including analysis on variances between budget, prior year etc
  • Preparation of statutory accounts
  • Preparation of budgets/forecasts 
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Providing ongoing support to clients with accounting systems and keeping up to date with new features/addons
  • Playing a key role in the transition of clients’ systems from Sage to Xero and other cloud-based systems
  • Reviewing the work of the assistants
  • Coaching and playing a key role in the development of junior team members
  • Driving change and improvement to processes and procedures to ensure efficiencies
  • Develop client relationships
  • Identifying new opportunities and cross-selling to other departments

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a Part or Fully Qualified Accountant – ACCA or equivalent
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within an Accountancy Firm
  • Strong Xero or another cloud-based systems experience
  • A proactive and innovative mindset

For more information please contact Gareth Spowart on 0131 603 7747 or email your updated CV to