Specialism / Function

Accounts, Tax and regulatory

Entry Route

Lead associate

Position Type


Grant Thornton, an established professional services firm providing assurance, accountancy, advisory, corporate and tax services to a broad range of Maltese and international clients, is seeking to recruit a Lead Accounting Associate to join its Accounts and Tax team.

Grant Thornton’s accounts team within the corporate and tax service line provides a wide range of accounting, VAT, tax and compliance services directed at entities operating in the international sector.

The vacancy requires a highly motivated and experienced individual who is enthusiastic to take on a portfolio of international accounting clients.

The main responsibilities will include:

  • client accounting services, liaising with clients and handling various requests in a timely manner
  • preparation of management accounts
  • preparation and submission of VAT returns and recap declarations
  • preparation of financial statements in accordance with international financial reporting standards (IFRS) and general accounting principles for small and medium sized entities (GAPSME)
  • preparation of accountancy files for audit purposes, and
  • liaising with auditors.


  • in the final stages of ACCA
  • two to three years of experience within a similar role
  • excellent communication skills
  • proficient in the use of standard office tools including Microsoft Excel
  • prioritise own work, work on own initiative, and meet deadlines.

He/She will be required to develop and maintain effective relationships with clients and internal departments ensuring lines of communication remain open.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a detailed CV.

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