Senior Accounts Assistant

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Salary: 27,000 - 32,000 per annum
Location: Glasgow

Job ref. no.: VAC - 12179

Our client, one of Scotland’s leading independent firms of chartered accountants and business advisors is currently seeking a Senior Accounts Assistant to join the Business Advisory team at their offices based in Glasgow. The successful candidate will be responsible for client management for a small portfolio and have the opportunity to progress to Assistant Manager Level. It is essential that the successful candidate have 2 years practice experience to be considered for this position. This position offers a salary of £27-32k, plus an excellent benefits package.

As the Senior Accounts Assistant you will provide support to Client Managers through a varied role. This will comprise client management including management of a small portfolio of clients, business development and providing training and support to junior employees.

Key Responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for a small portfolio of clients, and in respect of those clients; ensure files are planned, completed and reviewed, on budget and in line with business advisory procedures; have regular communication with the client engagement partner on relevant matters regarding their clients and monitor work in progress on a regular basis and issue fees as appropriate
  • Preparation of statutory financial statements from clients records maintained on Xero, Sage, etc. Ensuring statutory disclosures are accurate.
  • Preparation of management accounts with commentary.
  • Preparation of planning including budget and fee quotes
  • Providing analytical review of the figures in the accounts.
  • Provide a pack to managers for review which includes letter to the client, accounts, a list of queries etc.
  • Proactively communicate with managers on progress of workload and provide support and assistance to client managers with ad hoc tasks when required.
  • Proactively carrying out technical research to enhance knowledge and assist clients.
  • Preparation of fee notes to be issued to client.
  • Ad-hoc assurance work including grant claims and similar engagements.

A full job description is provided on application

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Contact Name Jacqui Hayes
Telephone 01738 506070
Address Algo Business Centre, Glenearn Road,
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