Qualified Chartered Accountant

March 15th 2022

Due to continued expansion, we are looking for a full time qualified Chartered Accountant to join our friendly and supportive team. Ideally you will have been qualified for at least 2 years plus and have experience of completing statutory accounts.

JRW are a growing firm with six offices across Scotland. This position is based in our Edinburgh Office. We are a flexible employer, and happy to accommodate a degree of home working.  The opportunity to manage your own portfolio of clients from a wide range of different sectors will be given.

What we are looking for:

  • Qualified CA or ACCA with recent experience of working in a professional accountancy firm.
  • Experience of statutory accounts and corporation tax return preparation essential.
  • Awareness of personal taxation of Directors, in relation to dividends, and business owners preferred.
  • An experienced and proficient user of Xero cloud accounting software essential. Ideally a Xero Certified Adviser. Awareness of other packages such as Quickbooks and Freeagent preferred.
  • Experience in preparation, finalisation and submission of VAT returns through cloud accounting software for Making Tax Digital purposes.
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to take on responsibility.
  • The ability to develop and maintain client contact and relationships.
  • IT skills including Microsoft Office 365 essential and knowledge of IRIS accountancy software preferred.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary depending on experience.
  • The opportunity to progress within the firm.
  • Excellent working conditions in an open plan office with a friendly, supportive team.
  • A hybrid pattern of working from office and home.
  • Flexible working hours, including 3pm finishes on Friday’s.
  • No tie policy.
  • Staff pension scheme.
  • Benefits including private medical insurance.

To Apply – Email or send a covering letter and CV to Brona MacDougall 

Edinburgh Office: 5 Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2DP