Practice Accountant

Inverness, Highland
Dependent on experience
09 Jul 2018
03 Aug 2018
Job Role
Professional Membership
Seniority Level

Fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious, rapidly growing firm. We’re looking for an experienced Practice Accountant to join our team in Inverness city centre. We offer an excellent work/life balance, and only very rarely at busy times do we expect employees to work extra hours.

TaxAssist Accountants is the largest small business accountancy group in the UK, with over 200 branches and industry-leading support and systems. This is a great chance to be part of a very successful, award-winning brand and business model.

The role

This will be a varied and challenging role, and duties will include:

  • Looking after limited company, partnership and sole trader clients
  • Preparing VAT returns, annual accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Preparing personal tax returns
  • Scheduling work for the practice
  • Reviewing work prepared by other team members

Candidate requirements

  • Solid, relevant and recent experience in a practice environment
  • Working current knowledge of UK tax laws and accounting standards applicable to small business
  • Strong knowledge of computerised accounting systems and IT proficient
  • Qualified/part-qualified AAT, ACCA or similar. QBE considered if backed up with solid practice experience
  • A knowledge of payroll and pensions would be beneficial
  • Genuine desire to be a trusted advisor to small business clients
  • Good people skills and a confident and friendly personality to help build strong relationships with the team and with clients


  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus structure
  • In-house training programme and ongoing CPD
  • Modern working environment
  • Excellent work/life balance

How to apply

Please send a CV and covering letter, including your salary expectations, to

This is a full-time, permanent position. Salary is dependent on experience