Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

£20-23,000 plus benefits



Excellent opportunity to join a growing independent accountancy practice with a friendly and supportive team.

The Accounts Assistant duties will be:

  • Produce an accounts working file.
  • Produce an accounts summary and a list of discussion points for the manager or partner.
  • Work within a budget agreed at the planning stage.
  • If required produce draft tax computations and a provision for inclusion in the accounts.
  • Inclusion of statutory disclosures in line with the company checklist.
  • Plan and control professional work for the firm’s clients within the firm’s standard procedures and identify basic planning opportunities.
  • Working knowledge of computer based programs.
  • Attend seminars to further develop and maintain technical and personal development skills.
  • Attend training to further develop and maintain technical skills and if not yet attained to work towards a professional qualification.
  • Professionally represent the firm and its interests in dealings with clients and other professionals.

The ideal candidate will be qualified to AAT level or equivalent as a minimum together with practice experience.