Accounts Assistant

Aspire Jobs
£18000 - £20000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: £18000- £20000 Dependent on Experience

A dynamic and rapidly growing, professional accountancy firm based in Bournemouth, are looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their team.

The client is a driven firm of Accountants offer a bespoke accounting solution, which is tailored specifically to their clients, along with delivering the highest level of service.

The ideal candidate will require a good mix of accountancy knowledge obtained through 2-3 years general practice experience. They will be customer focused and appreciate the importance of building and developing a strong relationship with clients. It is also imperative that they have a sound practical knowledge of preparing simple sets of accounts, analysing accounts and journals and handling general day to day accounts queries. If they have additional knowledge of other areas of accountancy and taxation this would be highly advantageous.

It is essential that the candidate is AAT or almost qualified as a minimum and they will naturally have a desire to further study to increase their accounting knowledge.

This role will have responsibility for:

Assistance in the compilation of year end accounts, recording end of year reconciliations and the resolution of outstanding queries.
Maintaining internal databases and client records: internal document management associated with client related matters.
In addition to the technical skills the Accounts Assistant will possess strong administrative, time management, communication and interpersonal skills to ensure that clients receive a faultless and exemplary level of service at all times. They will be able to work professionally within a team and be computer literate, with particular experience of Excel.

This role would ultimately suit an individual who is driven, ambitious and who wants to develop their career, increasing their financial and commercial experience, whilst also adding to their existing strengths of customer care and communication.

In return the employer offers a very positive work environment, with a strong focus on delivering a great client service, using bespoke and modern technology. They have a high performance culture and strong candidates will develop quickly and be rewarded on their merit, taking advantage of opportunities which become available sooner than working in general practice.

For more information about this role or to apply, please contact Joy Bruce or Helen Stacey at Aspire Jobs