Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Glasgow


Lochead Sandford Recruitment's client, a leading, expanding independent CA Firm seeks to recruit an experienced client focussed Accounts Senior. This department continues to evolve and grow, assisting a wide variety of SME clients across a range of industries. Our client is looking for an ambitious, forward-thinking Advisor with good Cloud experience, particularly Xero, to join the team at this exciting time. Other cloud-based accounting packages such as Quickbooks and Sage, as well as an awareness of the app marketplace and add-ons, with a forward-thinking approach towards problem solving will be most advantageous.

Main duties:

- Providing systems advice to clients, including systems demonstrations, system conversion, implementation, setup & training.
- Preparation and review of VAT returns within cloud-based software.
- Preparation and review of management accounts within Xero and associated reporting tools.
- Liaising with clients to meet targets and deadlines also ensuring a high level of client service is delivered.
- Identifying issues and taking proactive approach to reaching solutions.
- Identifying opportunities for improvement within existing client base.
- Assist in developing sector-specific service offerings through the use of Cloud-based software.
- Attending relevant networking events to communicate the firm’s Cloud Solutions offering.
- Mentoring the junior members of the team and ensuring the processes within our Cloud Solutions Team are efficient and follow best practice.
- Providing in-house training on Xero and other Cloud-based software
- Year end financial accounts preparation for clients  if desired.

In return our client offers an attractive salary & benefits package, study assistance will also be offered- if required, with good prospects to further develop in this broad role with a strong client and solutions driven focus.

  • accounting
  • recruitment
  • software