We are currently looking for an ambitious Trainee Accountant to join a fantastic, busy and growing accountancy firm based in Northampton. This is a permanent position, offering a competitive salary as well as potential study package options. Working hours are 8.45am - 4.30pm Monday-Friday and our client is ideally looking for someone to start as soon as possible.

 

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for a clear pathway to a Senior Accountant role. You will be given the opportunity to significantly develop your skills and take on additional responsibilities whilst working alongside a high performing accounts division to support you with your studies.

 

If you’re looking for an exciting position to further your career in accountancy and want to be part of a dynamic and friendly team then this might be the role for you!

 

The role:

  • Assist with financial and management accounts preparation
  • Maintenance of Sales, Purchase and Nominal Ledgers
  • Assist with the production of VAT returns
  • Support all month end processes ensuring that the management accounts are accurate and completed on time
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Maintain effective relationships with the business and ensuring all queries are dealt with promptly and efficiently
  • Performing bookkeeping duties including journal postings

 

You:

  • A minimum of 3+ years experience working in an accountancy practice
  • AAT part qualified or ACCA student
  • Good knowledge of IRIS, Sage, Xero and QuickBooks
  • Experience producing accounts for small to medium businesses within practice
  • Works well under pressure in a fast paced, busy environment
  • Uses own initiative and has a proactive approach
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Enthusiastic with the desire to learn and develop

 

If you would like the opportunity to work for a fantastic company and are looking for a role which offers development and growth, please apply today!

 

Please quote reference AP11521 in the message tab on the application form.

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