Trainee Accountant

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Up to £19,000.00 (DOE)

  • Completion of Financial accounts under supervision
  • Completion of basic tax calculations and returns under supervision
  • Completion of VAT returns under supervision
  • Dealing with Companies House correspondence and returns
  • Dealing with communication and correspondence when instructed
  • Organising the office, managing data
  • Project work (where applicable)
  • Assist on larger audit assignments
  • Support payroll bureau if requested at busy periods

    Once experienced in the role duties may include:

  • Accounts preparation direct to Partner
  • VAT and Tax computations direct to partner
  • Book keeping for clients on a monthly and quarterly basis
  • Ad hoc tax work under instruction
  • Assist with audit assignments

Required Skills and Attributes:
  • Ideally be educated to A-level standard
  • Undertake an agreed route with AAT or ACCA or have already started training in this area.
  • Have strong numeracy skills, proficient IT skills
  • Have a keen eye for detail and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Have the ability to organise and prioritise workload effectively
  • Been keen to learn quickly in a busy office environment
  • Take on responsibility for tasks and roles where instructed
  • Enjoy working as a team
  • Have a strong understanding of the workings of an office
  • Experience in dealing with professionals at different levels
  • Be IT literate and enjoy working in a financial environment
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have good organisational skills and the ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of a larger team.
  • Have the motivation and desire to study toward an accounting qualification.
  • Be enthusiastic to take on roles and responsibilities in your own right.


08:45 - 17:30


Up to £19,000.00 (DOE)

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01782 662612
01782 662611
Open Hours
Monday–Friday: 08:30 – 17:30
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed