Accountancy Practice - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 3526 Date Posted: Wednesday 01 Dec 2021
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Accounts Assistant 

Dundee

up to £27,000 P.A. plus study support (ACCA or ICAS)

iMultiply Resourcing is recently engaged on the position of Accounts Assistant with a large and well-established chartered accountancy firm based in Dundee.

The Company

A modern, ambitious, and forward-thinking mid-tier firm with an excellent reputation on the market for providing an excellent level of service to clients. The Practice has grown significantly in recent years and is constantly on the lookout for ways to develop and enhance the business. This growing accountancy firm with a reach in the North and East of Scotland. The business is well known for its collaborative, transparent, and friendly approach, putting its clients first. The Firm’s portfolio ranges from instantly recognisable brands to smaller OMBs, offering an interesting mix of clients.

The Role

The position of Accounts Assistant will ideally suit a candidate with experience in Accounts ideally from a practice background although candidates from the industry will be considered. The role will involve assisting in the management of a small team and the ideal candidate should be an individual who enjoys developing, coaching and nurturing junior staff members. The position offers excellent progression long-term for the right individual. 

On Offer

The role of Accounts Assistant will offer a competitive salary up to £27000 P.A., agile working, full study support, and an excellent benefits package. The Firm’s offices are based in Dundee and have car parking and good transport links.

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

  • Preparation of management and annual accounts for a variety of clients including Limited Companies, Sole Traders, Partnerships, LLP, Trusts and Charities. The clients operate in a wide range of sectors including farming, landed estates, professionals, service industries, SMEs and high net worth individuals
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Liaison and communication with Managers and Partners
  • Completion of work to agreed timescales and budgets
  • Assisting with bookkeeping for clients including processing invoices and bank transactions on accounting software and reconciling bank accounts

Requirements:

  • Have 2 years of experience working in a similar Accounts Assistant role within a Public Practice firm (preferred)
  • Experience of audits (preferred)
  • Experience of preparing accounts to trial balance stage or review stage
  • Ideally, you will have experience with cloud accounting software such as Xero and Sage 
  • Excellent communication skills will be required, and you must be comfortable liaising with client personnel

If you would like to have a private and confidential chat regarding this position, then please do not hesitate to contact Carla Heron at the iMultiply office, or alternatively, you can call on 07719108233. 

We are an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.