Accounts Assistant

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Accounts Assistant required to join the growing and successful Accounts & Business Services team of this highly-regarded CA firm.

This award-winning firm has an excellent reputation with both clients and employees, with a focus on providing high quality client service and wider community impact. This role, based in Aberdeen, has been created due to growth of a diverse portfolio of sole traders, partnerships, charities and small limited companies across a range of sectors. As Accounts Assistant, you will work in a collaborative and dynamic team with genuine opportunities to progress throughout your career.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Monthly and quarterly bookkeeping duties using a range of accounting software
  • Preparing monthly and quarterly management accounts and annual accounts for a varied client portfolio
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Maintaining regular contact with clients, dealing with incoming client queries and escalating where appropriate
  • Acting as a role model for the team and wider business, providing support to colleagues and ensuring clients are kept up to date with relevant information

You will have:

  • Experience of working within accountancy practice (minimum 1-2 years)
  • Started working towards (or motivation to work towards) professional qualification (AAT/ACCA)
  • Experience preparing management and annual accounts for clients
  • Excellent attention to detail, an analytical approach to your work and effective communication skills
  • A passion for cloud accounting, ideally with experience/knowledge of Xero, Sage and/or Quickbooks software

Salary up to £25,000 (DOE) Benefits + Study support. Flexible/Hybrid working on offer. For more information contact Lynsey Kerr on 07960 874 969 or

17 August 2022
General Practice
Up to £25,000 (DOE) + Benefits
0141 530 4333