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Newly Qualified CA -Private Equity/Boutique Investments/Venture Capital - Edinburgh

£35,000 - £40,000 - Industry & Commerce - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 1938 Date Posted: Thursday 15 Jun 2017

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a permanent newly qualified Chartered Accountant based in Edinburgh city centre.

The Company

This highly boutique & niche business has experienced phenomenal growth over the past ten years including turnover, profitability, headcount and client base.  They boast an extremely healthy pipeline which guarantees further expansion over the next five years which contributes to the prediction of increasing headcount annually by 15 to 20%. Due to their expansive nature they set a very high bar when recruiting as individuals must be capable of consistently taking on additional responsibilities and duties to increase overall exposure & autonomy.

The Role

The position of Newly Qualified Chartered Accountant is a brand-new vacancy as a result of the acceleration quoted above. To be considered for this role you must be a qualified Accountant with exceptional interpersonal skills as internal & external stakeholder management is essential. In return the successful candidate will be involved in conducting a hugely varied role plus be given ample opportunities for personal & career development.

On Offer

The role of Newly Qualified Chartered Accountant will offer a salary of £35,000 - £40,000 plus a competitive benefits package. The offices premises are based in Edinburgh city centre.

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

  • Report to and deputise for the Senior Finance Manager with a dotted line to the CFO including daily interaction
  • Preparation and presentation of monthly & quarterly management accounts
  • Assisting with year-end accounts & statutory returns
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Accruals, prepayments & journals
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register
  • Conducting company, fund and model valuations
  • Discounted cash flow analysis
  • Asset pricing
  • Due diligence
  • Variance analysis
  • Adhoc duties

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

  • Qualified Accountant – ICAS/ICAEW/ACCA
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to liaise and influence senior internal & external stakeholders
  • Intermediate to advanced user of Excel

Please do not hesitate to contact John Gilbertson on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion.