Trainee Accountant

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Central London
Salary
£23,000 - £28,000 per annum
Posted
23 Apr 2021
Closes
23 May 2021
Qualification Level
Graduate, Not qualified
Seniority Level
Trainee
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

We are currently working with a highly regarded and well established independent firm of accountants & business advisors who are looking for a Trainee Accountant to join their Business Services department.

What’s on offer?

  • Salary - £23,000 - £28,000
  • Full study support to complete your ACCA qualification
  • 35 hour week + Flexitime working

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assisting in daily bookkeeping for a variety of clients across all sectors using Xero and Sage accounting software
  • Process transactions, prepare and post journals, update ledgers, perform bank reconciliations and cash book analysis
  • Working towards managing own portfolio of clients
  • VAT returns preparation and submission.
  • Ensuring all deadlines are met by clients.
  • Assisting with the management of clients’ files
  • Liaising with HMRC
  • Work as a part of a team to provide ad-hoc accounting assistance and ensure clients are provided with excellent service

The Ideal Candidate

  • Accounting related degree (2:1 or above) OR equivalent work experience (2 years minimum in a similar role)
  • Wants to study to gain professional qualifications
  • Xero knowledge would be an advantage but not essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to deal with different clients and manage a busy workload

For more information on this role please apply, or contact Kieron Whitehead at AJ Chambers Recruitment

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