Accounts Assistant (1312)

Ref: 1312

Flexible and Hybrid Working | Buy and Sell Holiday | Health Scheme

Our client, the largest independent accountancy practice is seeking to recruit an Accounts Assistant within their Bridgewater offices. As part of the role, the successful candidate must have experience in accounts preparation for limited companies and unincorporated businesses.

Accounts Assistant responsibilities include: -

  • Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships, and sole traders up to the audit threshold
  • Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns
  • Providing bookkeeping and management accounting services
  • Filing Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs documents on client’s behalf
  • Working as part of the digital services team supporting the delivery of app research and recommendation engagements based upon the Xero app ecosystem
  • Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns
  • General admin duties to provide support to Partner, managers, and the office

Accounts Assistant requirements include: -

  • Experience of working in a practice-based environment
  • AAT / ACA / ACCA part qualified, qualified, or qualified by experience also considered
  • Takes the initiative, ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Discreet, professional and team orientated in approach
  • Good working knowledge of general IT Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Social Media programmes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good general education, including English and Math’s at GCSE Grade C or equivalent

Your Benefits for Accounts Assistant: -

  • 36.25 hours / 5 days per week (Flexible and hybrid working is available)
  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 25 days plus bank holidays after 3 years’ service
  • Death in service 3 x annual salary
  • Access to Westfield Rewards and Health scheme
  • 24-hour external Employee Assistance Programme helpline
  • Buy and sell holiday
  • Introducing clients and staff commission schemes
  • Pension 3% rising to 4% after 4 years’ service

If you have a positive attitude and are a friendly and approachable individual who is seeking a new role in an established firm, then this could be the perfect role for you.

If you would like to find out more details about this role, apply today!

Recruitment Consultant: Joanne Howell

Ref: 9116