Trainee Accountant (AAT Level 3, Practice Experience)

Trainee Accountant (AAT Level 3, Practice experience)



£18k – £25k depending on experience

Working for a successful independent Financial Accountants an exciting opportunity has arisen to join a stable team and develop

The Role:

The role will ideally develop into an Accounts Assistant and eventually into a fully qualified Accountant

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
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

Attributes and Skills required:

Ideally be educated to A-level standard
AAT Level 3 with 2 years practice experience
Have strong numeracy skills
Have 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 of working closely alongside others within a team environment
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

To be successful the post holder will:

Undertake an agreed route with AAT or ACCA or have already started training in this area

The Hours:

Monday to Thursday 9.00am – 5.30pm

Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm

45 minutes lunch for 4 days and an hour for 1 day


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