Accounts Assistant

Job Summary:

An enthusiastic individual looking to start a fulfilling career in accountancy.  To study towards an accountancy qualification whilst working within an established practice.

To aid and support the Accounts Department, duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assisting with preparation of accounts, including sorting client’s records, inputting details into accountancy software
  • Assisting with preparation of company and personal tax returns
  • Preparation of weekly/monthly payroll as and when required
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Administration tasks

Reporting To:

Accounts Manager

Qualifications Required:

Preferably good A Levels or equivalent but are open to at least

5 GCSEs or equivalent at grade B or above

Experience:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Work experience
  • Public interaction

Training:

External and internal training will be provided, with the prospect to gain ACCA or ACA qualification

Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to work on their own initiative
  • Able to work under pressure and to strict deadlines

Responsibilities:

Trainee Accountant to support the Accounts Department

Characteristics

  • Enthusiastic
  • Personable
  • Team player
  • Ambitious

Hours:

Full time

Salary Range:

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications

Benefits:

  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive salary

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