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Trainee Accounts Assistant - Edinburgh

£16,000 - £18,000 plus study support - Accountancy Practice - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 2556 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Jul 2018
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Trainee Accounts Assistant

Edinburgh 

£16,000 - £18,000 plus benefits

iMultiply are delighted to be engaged the opportunity to join a leading Scottish Accountancy Firm as a Trainee Accounts Assistant with a highly competitive salary and benefits package including full study support towards AAT/ACCA.

The Company

A well-known Accountancy Firm with an excellent reputation in the Scottish marketplace. This practice provides a professional, fun, interactive and engaging working environment to ensure every employee feels valued. 

The Role

The position of a Trainee Accounts Assistant will give you a wide level of exposure including statutory and management accounts preparation, VAT returns and bookkeeping. Furthermore, you will be given a portfolio of diverse clients to facilitate and have immediate contact with senior internal & external stakeholders. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly regarded Accountancy Firm and progress your career within a forward thinking and progressive environment.

On Offer

The position of Trainee Accounts Assistant will offer a highly competitive salary of £16,000 – £18,000 including full study support. The offices are based in Edinburgh city centre and easily accessible via public transport including bus, train or tram.

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

  • Assisting in the management of a portfolio of diverse clients
  • Reporting to and deputising for the Accountants
  • Preparation of statutory and management accounts
  • Preparation ofVAT returns
  • Undertaking general Bookkeeping
  • Liaising with clients to build effective working relationships

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

  • Accountancy Firm experience - DESIRABLE
  • A strong academic record within Accountancy
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to liaise and communicate with senior stakeholders

Please do not hesitate to contact Gareth Spowart at the iMultiply Edinburgh office for a private & confidential discussion.