Accountant - Edinburgh

£28,000 - £35,000
Ref: 111 Date Posted: Sunday 24 Sep 2017
Dickson Lewis are currently recruiting for an Accountant for a highly reputable Accountancy Practice based in central Edinburgh. Our client is seeking a commercially minded qualified or 'qualified by experience' accountant to join the Business Support Team. 
 
Duties:
 
Manage a varied portfolio of clients 
Preparation of management accounts for a variety of clients  
Preparation of VAT returns 
Preparation of business plans and forecasts 
Responsible for coaching junior staff 
Assisting with review and development of working practices and in house training 
Building and maintaining client contact and relationships 
 
Requirements:
 
ACCA Qualified or Qualified by Experience may be considered
Ideally two years experience in practice 
Able to work under pressure 
Ability to review and analyse figures and explain to clients in a meaningful way 
Excellent IT skills including Sage or Xero packages 
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to utilise and build upon existing skills with a well established  medium tier accountancy practice. If you have the relevant experience and qualifications please apply with an up to date CV or get in touch to discuss this further.