Trainee Accountant

CV Recruitment Limited
Upto £19K DOE
06 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Accountant Up to £19k Depending on Experience Congleton Permanent Opportunity Working for a successful independent Financial Accountants an exciting opportunity has arisen to join a stable team and develop: you will be preparing financial statements, related tax calculations, general company secretarial returns, VAT returns and book keeping and general tasks for review by Client Service Managers and Partners The role will ideally develop into an Accounts Assistant and eventually into a fully qualified Accountant The Role: - 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 Skills and Qualifications: To be successful the role holder will : - 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. The Hours: 8:45am-5:30pm
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