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Accountant - Client Accounting

  • Location: Inverness, Highlands
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Accountant
  • Date posted: 20/09/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43945
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Due to continued expansion and growth our client, a leading International Professional Services provider offering a range of innovative and effective business partnering solutions, is seeking to enhance their team in Inverness.

You will be a newly qualified or part qualified accountant with the drive and ambition to work with a truly global business and further enhance the knowledge within the team.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

Job purpose and overall objective:

- To deliver high quality financial reporting across a range of client types, including companies, trusts and partnerships. To provide assistance within the team with projects and ongoing tasks.

Main responsibilities and duties:

This list of duties is not exhaustive and may change from time to time according to business needs.
- Completing and posting bank and VAT reconciliations.
- Preparation VAT returns and statutory financial statements from source documentation.
- Assisting with management accounting assignments and ad-hoc reporting as and when required.
- Identifying and reporting areas for system development and contributing to strategies to resolve issues.
- Ensuring compliance with company standards, policies and procedures.
- Assist in other technical and administrative areas within the Company as may reasonably be requested.

Essential experience:

- At least 2 years experience in a fiduciary environment and holds or is working towards a relevant accounting qualification.

Desirable experience:

- Experience of FRS 102 and Trust accounting
- Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
- Knowledge of Microsoft NAV

Personal Attributes:

- Strong organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure adhering to tight deadlines
- Good time management with a pro-active approach
- Professional and positive
- Effective communicator both written and verbal
- Excellent customer service/people skills
- Diligent, with strong attention to detail
- Team player who can work on own initiative
- A can do attitude and willingness to go the extra mile when required
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