Accounting Manager

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jeff McCaskill

  • Contact email:

    jeff.mccaskill@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/537908

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-15

Search Consultancy currently has an exciting opportunity with a leading independent firm of Chartered Accountants in Edinburgh for a qualified Accounting Manager.

In this role you will manage the running of a small team and work directly with the partners to provide support as well as managing your own portfolio of at least 100 clients in accounting and tax services.

Work will include the provision of business advisory services to clients in the form of tailored management reporting, analytics, cloud software support and digital solutions. As well as the provision of compliance services such as preparation of annual accounts for Limited Companies, Partnerships and Sole Traders and completion of both personal and corporate tax returns.

The role also includes the managing, training and reviewing of accounting trainees and their work but most of all ensuring clients are provided with a high quality service.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, experience, skills and attributes:

* ACCA / CA Qualified
* Technically competent in accountancy and tax compliance
* Advanced knowledge of cloud accounting software
* Excellent organisational and people skills
* Comfortable working as part of a team
* Good customer service skills
* Professional attitude
* Post qualified accountancy experience gained in general practice
* Full current valid driving licence
* Ability to work under pressure and exposure to a fast-paced environment


What's in it for you?

The business has a firm focus on the engagement and development of their staff going through 2020 meaning you will have the opportunity to progress quickly with the business, with a strong possibility of becoming Partner Designate within 2 years.

You will also be provided with a highly competitive salary, flexible working and additional benefits.

Please apply below, or for further queries relating to the role or other opportunities, contact Jeff McCaskill at Search Consultancy (Glasgow)

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.