Part Time Accountancy Practice Accountant

The CompanyAble Bridge Recruitment are delighted to be acting in partnership with a boutique accountancy practice based in the Falkirk area. The organisation is owner managed and have developed a reputation for adding value to their client base by not just completing the business-as-usual requirements but acting as a confidant/trusted business advisor. The ethos of the business is that when their clients grow, so do they.Due to almost a decade of organic growth, the organisation has been unable to accept new business as they are at full capacity. They do not want to over commit and stretch themselves if they are not confident to be a able to deliver a first-class service to their customers. As such, we have been invited to aid them in the recruitment of a new, part time, qualified accountant to assist their business during another projected growth period.The ResponsibilitiesThe purpose of this role is fairly typical of what you would expect within an accountancy firm. There will be a mix of business types from sole traders, to small medium enterprise as well as limited company partnerships and some larger portfolio clients.Whilst the core part of the role will be the production of company accounts and assisting company directors with their tax returns, the focus of our clients work is transitioning their work onto online cloud accounting systems where they can free up time to assist in growing their clients business and offering more value add services.The RequirementsOur client is ideally seeking an CA/ACCA qualified accountant to join their firm, however have indicated that if a candidate presents themselves in a manner that ticks all boxes, and they have the right attitude, then they may consider a qualified by experience applicant (please note however that you will need to have a strong, demonstrable accountancy practice background, with additional experience of working with cloud based accounting systems such as Xero).The role is not intended to be business development focused, however you will be expected to work closely with your portfolio of clients. Once again, our client prides itself on the forward thinking and strong bond between them and their client base, as such, you will be expected to communicate regularly with them and act as an extension of their business.If you are interested in hearing more detail about this role or would like to have a confidential chat about a potential career move, please do not hesitate in contacting me on either (phone number removed) or (phone number removed).COVID19 statementWhilst efforts will be made to ensure working from home will be offered wherever possible (in line with government guidance), there may be occasions where you are required to be in the office. If you are expected to be in the office, on occasion, full and safe social distancing will be provided