Trainee Accountant/Asst Accountant
Due to growth , my client a well known Legal practice have an opportunity for an assistant accountant / trainee accountant to join the accounts team. The team are based in our Cardiff office and deal with all financial transactions on behalf of the firm.
Reporting directly to the firm’s Accountant, the role will cover a broad spectrum of duties to include -
. Accruals and Prepayments
. Posting of Journals
. Accounts/Spreadsheet Analysis
. Account Reconciliations
. Assist with SAR (Solicitors Accounts Rules) and other Audits
. Assisting Fee Earners with Client Balances
. Bank Reconciliations
The ideal candidate will hold accountancy or finance related degree or similar academic qualification to include AAT. They will be a quick learner with good numerical and administration skills.
The successful candidate will have experience of working with accounts up to trial balance and be particularly proficient with Microsoft Excel.
The ability to work to tight deadlines with periodic increases in workloads will be essential.