Audit Accounts Assistant

Audit & Accounts Assistant - Join Cathedral Accountancy, Elgin!

 We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Audit/Accounts Assistant to join our dynamic team.  Cathedral Accountancy is a reputable and well-established firm of Chartered Accountants specialising in providing a wide range of accounting, auditing, and financial advisory services to clients across various industries. We pride ourselves on our commitment to delivering high-quality financial solutions and building long-lasting client relationships.

Location:  Elgin (with Hybrid working)

Hours:      Monday to Friday, 09:00 hrs – 17:00 hrs 

Why Work for Us?

Growth & Learning: Fuel your career growth and expand your skill set. We provide opportunities for professional development, including support for pursuing relevant Accountancy and Audit Qualifications.

Client Impact: Your work directly influences our clients’ success. Be a trusted advisor, helping businesses make informed decisions.

Collaborative Culture: Join a supportive, collaborative, and inclusive work environment where your ideas are valued and your career aspirations are nurtured.

What Will You Do?

As an Audit/Accounts Assistant, you will play a crucial role in assisting managers in conducting audits, preparing financial statements, and management accounts, and providing essential accounting support for our clients. This position offers an excellent opportunity for career growth and professional development within the field of accounting.

Key Responsibilities:

Assist in Auditing: Conduct audit fieldwork, including examining financial statements and verifying the accuracy of financial records. Prepare audit working papers and documentation.

Accounts Management: Assist in the preparation of financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and management accounts.

Management Accounts: Create insightful management accounts, helping clients make strategic decisions based on financial data.

Client Interaction: Collaborate with clients, building strong relationships and providing exceptional service.

What We’re Looking For:

Qualifications: HND/Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance. A relevant professional qualification (CA, ACCA, ACA, CIMA, or similar)  is an advantage but not essential.

Experience: Proven expertise in working on audits, client interaction, and familiarity with IRIS and, Mercia.

Qualities: Attention to detail, ethical behaviour, effective communication, adaptability, client-centric mindset, and a collaborative spirit.

Why Cathedral Accountancy?

Being a long-established Accountancy firm, our team truly understands our clients’ unique needs. We believe in continuous growth, offering ongoing training, a flexible work environment, and generous holiday entitlements to our dedicated team.

Join us in our mission to offer unparalleled accountancy services in the region. We’re eager to meet you if you have the skills, experience, and passion!

Apply Now and Become a Part of Our Dynamic Team in Elgin!

Cathedral Accountancy, a subsidiary company of The Long Partnership, is an equal opportunity employer. All applications are to be submitted to our Recruitment Business Partner, via email to, your application will be considered with strict confidentiality.

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