Qualified Accountant


Founded in 2001 by Andy Moore, Moore Scarrott is an innovative and progressive firm of chartered accountants based in Somerset, with a national client presence from Cornwall to Scotland. In 2019 Moore Scarrott Healthcare joined the Moore Scarrott Group family. Led by a team of passionate and forward-thinking managers and directors, they provide an innovative, progressive and proactive service to a nationwide client base.

Due to unparalleled success and growth, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Health Care team. For a determined, enthusiastic and forward-thinking accountant this is a great opportunity to join a team at an exciting period of growth where progression is there for the taking for the right individuals!

In this position you be a key member of the qualified staff. In time you will manage a portfolio of your own clients, organise your own time and share in the responsibility of managing and developing the team of junior trainee staff. The role would involve direct client interaction and the need to be comfortable in being the first point of contact, giving proactive and commercially valuable advice, and offer assistance on a regular basis.

You will be commercially sharp, thrive on the variety and energy of a busy team, have first class communication and interpersonal skills, and a passion for delivering exceptional client care.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Manage the day to day needs of your own client portfolio, including being the first point of contact.
  • Plan, carry out and review client work in a variety of areas within accounting, tax, and commercial business advice.
  • Handle client queries and proactively advise them on a wide range of financial and commercial matters.
  • Proactively bring matters to the attention of the partners.
  • Share in staff management and development responsibilities for the junior members of the team.
  • Deliver excellent client service.
  • Organise own time and workload.

Key Requirements

  • Holder of a recognised professional accounting qualification, ACA or ACCA preferred
  • We would consider AAT Level 4 qualified candidates who hold sufficient experience within practice to be considered ‘qualified by experience'.
  • Able to work well in a successful and busy team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Commercially sharp.
  • Having an attitude characterised as enthusiastic and positive, self-motivated and focused.
  • Possessing a creative approach to reaching solutions for clients.
  • Hard working and willing to work flexibly and travel on occasions where required.
  • Keen to learn and develop.

Salary & Benefits

Moore Scarrott believes in a culture where strong performance is recognised and rewarded, and as such, reviews the performance and salaries every 12 months. In addition to a competitive salary, we also offer a range of other benefits depending on your role

  • Pension Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flu Vaccines
  • Regular Social events
  • Free eye tests
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Private medical cover
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Discretionary performance bonus
  • Holiday Entitlement of 33 days per year including Bank Holidays
  • Payment of professional memberships

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