AAT Qualified Accounts Assistant (Accountancy Practice)

Recruiter
Taylor Hawkes Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£18k - £24k pa
Posted
04 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Taylor Hawkes are working with a small to medium sized accountancy practice now recruiting for a qualified AAT accounts assistant to join their firm with the intention of developing into an ACCA qualified senior accountant.

Individual requirements:

* Assisting clients with accounting support
* Preparation of corporation tax returns
* Assisting in the preparation of statutory accounts for OMBs
* Develops an understanding of IT solutions to gain efficiencies on assignment
* Develops an understanding of the firm's methods and standards of work required
* Develops an understanding of Sage Line 50, and other accounting packages
* Becomes familiar with the firm's administrative and office procedures
* Progresses through exams
* Progresses through professional development courses

Essential requirements

* It would be desirable for the candidate to have at least twelve months practical experience working in a firm of accountants.

Skills specification:

* Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
* Experience in liaising with clients/customers
* Ability to work under pressure
* Adaptable and a real team player
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Attention to detail

For more information, please contact Nathan Cutler at Taylor Hawkes.