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Senior - Accounts - Glasgow

Ref: 105 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Sep 2017

‘Entrepreneurial Services’ (ESD) operates across the Glasgow, Stirling and Edinburgh French Duncan offices providing quality advice and assistance in every aspect of clients’ financial/accounting needs.  The team work with a wide range of entrepreneurial businesses including small family-owned limited companies to sizeable limited companies. They also advise partnerships, sole traders and professional partnerships, including doctors, dentists, architects and solicitors

Working within the Entrepreneurial Services Department the role will involve;

  • Preparation of statutory accounts for non audit limited companies
  • Preparation of accounts for  sole traders and partnerships
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly management accounts
  • Preparation of cashflows and budgets
  • Bookkeeping and preparation of VAT returns
  • Other general accountancy tasks as required

Person Specification

  • Experience within a professional firm
  • A good knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office packages
  • Experience with accounts preparation software
  • Experience with book-keeping packages (Sage, Xero etc.)
  • The ability to take ownership of tasks
  • The ability to manage time effectively and work to deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships
  • Professional appearance and manner
  • Basic working knowledge of company and self-assessment tax

The ideal candidate should also have a good depth of experience in professional practice.  The candidate should be qualified, part qualified or qualified by experience.