Who are we?

We provide an enjoyable and rewarding work experience

Who are we?

Are you seeking an employer that can suit your career needs and provide you with challenging and fulfilling work? Meston Reid & Co will help you develop the knowledge gained in your degree and also provide you with an enjoyable and rewarding work experience.

We’ve been in business for more than 25 years and the knowledge obtained allows us to bring a deep understanding to many business sectors such as energy, technology, manufacturing, engineering, leisure, farms, landed estates, property, and many more.


We are one of the leading independent firms of chartered accountants in North East Scotland. The firm has 5 partners and more than 40 members of staff. Most of our partners have backgrounds in large firms and have chosen an independent structure so they can remain ‘hands-on’ in the business, dealing directly with clients, business intermediaries and employees on a day-to-day basis.

We offer a full range of accounting, tax and business advisory services. Our clients range from start-up businesses to companies with international interests. 

Our size and client base mean we can provide an interesting, challenging and varied experience for all staff whilst recognising the individual strengths and needs of each employee.

Current Vacancies
  • School Leaver

    Meston Reid & Co are looking to recruit a school leaver who may prefer to enter the job market straight from school rather than attend further education.

    The role will involve a variety of accounts preparation work, principally involving farming and landed estate clients, and on the job training will be provided.

    The firm is looking to establish a long term relationship with any successful candidate and consideration will be given to supporting the candidate gain an accredited professional accounting qualification such as AAT.

    Students can apply by submitting a cover letter and CV to me at smithl@mestonreid.com. The closing date is Friday 13 September 2019.

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  • Personal Tax Manager

    Our tax professionals provide a comprehensive range of tax services including dealing with tax planning, implementing practical tax strategies and compliance.

    With an increased demand for tax services we are seeking an experienced and ambitious Personal Tax Manager to join our tax team.  You will work closely with partners, clients and fellow team members and the position offers an excellent opportunity to build an influential role around your strengths.  You will also play an important part in the management of the tax department and developing the team.

    The role is varied and may include personal and capital taxes, trusts, inheritance tax planning, overseas employment taxes, property tax planning, dealing with residence issues and planning for high net worth individuals.

    If you think you will enjoy being part of our tax team and are seeking a challenging and stimulating role which offers prospects for career development please contact stewarta@mestonreid.com.  We would be happy to meet with you to discuss the role and your future career plans.

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