Mazars Returner Programme
Mazars has two exciting 3 month placement opportunities to work across its tax and accounting services teams. The positions will be located in their Edinburgh and Glasgow offices.
How will you benefit from the programme?
Mazars is partnering with Women Returners on this cross company Returners to Financial Services Scotland Programme funded by the Scottish Government, offering a professionally paid placement of 3 months, from April to July 2018. Positions are professional level roles across Tax and Accounting Services, and will be located in Mazars’ Edinburgh and Glasgow offices. The programme will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience to enable you to apply for permanent roles at end of programme.
You will receive internal mentoring, together with coaching support from Women Returners to help you to transition successfully back into the workplace. As coaching support will be delivered centrally, you will benefit from a large supportive peer network.
Flexible working options may be available during and after the programme depending on the role.
Office hours: 9am to 5:15pm (1 hour lunch break), Monday to Friday
Mazars have one placement opportunity in their Glasgow office and one placement opportunity in their Edinburgh office. Office addresses:
- Glasgow office: 100 Queen Street, Glasgow, G1 3AQ
- Edinburgh office: Apex 2, 97 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5HD
Agile working at Mazars: Agile working means empowering you and trusting you. Empowering you to work where, when and how you choose. Trusting you to make the right choices for Mazars, your team and yourself to deliver the best outcome for the client.
Who are they looking for?
Professionals with a relevant tax and/or financial accounting services background who have taken a career break of 18 months or more.
Desired qualifications, skills and experience:
- ACA, ACCA, CA, CTA qualification or equivalent
- Experience of tax compliance services &/or outsourced finance services
- Experience of building strong and enduring relationships with key clients as part of key account management
- Great team player – extensive experience of working as part of a team
- Willingness to develop leadership skills
- Significant experience of developing project plans and ensuring deadlines are met
In the UK, Mazars has 140 partners and over 1,700 employees serving clients from 18 offices, and is ranked one of the top 10 firms nationally. In the UK they specialise in audit, accounting and outsourcing, consulting, advisory and tax services. They assist clients of all sizes, from SMEs to mid-caps and global players as well as start-ups and public organisations, at every stage of their development. They are an international, integrated, transparent and independent organisation. The Group has a presence over 75 countries and draws on the expertise of 17,000 professionals.
Mazars is all about people – they believe that each individual makes a difference to the Mazars culture. As an international firm with strong European roots, they are a melting pot of different cultures and disciplines. Diversity is one of their main strengths. Mazars work within a culture of high support and high challenge. They are not afraid to take on new and greater responsibilities. But they do this through encouragement – not pressure and competition.
Mazars is an equal opportunities employer and all applications received by the firm will be considered by the firm on the basis of their merit alone. They welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of background. To find out more about careers at Mazars please visit: www.mazarscareers.co.uk.
Please send your CV and cover letter to Mazars LLP via the below links:
The closing date for applications is 4th February 2018.
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