Audit and Accounts Assistant

Ashby Finance
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a top 30 Chartered Accountants based in Central London, has a new role for an Audit and Accounts Assistant to join their company. Reporting to the Client Managers duties will include: -


  • Supporting the members of the Audit and Accounts Team
  • Assisting with the preparation of VAT returns and management accounts
  • Reconciling bank statements
  • Updating records and collating information from clients
  • Analytical reviewing
  • As technical knowledge and experience develops there is the opportunity to take on the responsibility of completing basic audits and more complex accounts work
  • Ad hoc duties

Essential requirements:

  • AAT qualified / Graduate with 2.1 degree
  • Previous audit experience
  • Previous client service experience
  • Ability to cope with change and to handle difficult or time pressured situations


  • Comfortable with double entry accounting
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP
  • Previously worked in a similar role
  • Experience using Sage, QuickBooks or other bookkeeping software
  • Exposure to Caseware and the CCH suite of products including CCH Accounts Production (or similar products)

The salary and benefits are generous for the successful candidate. For more information on the role please contact Ashby Finance.

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