Job Title : Apprentice Assistant Accountant
Employer : TaxAssist
Location : Letchworth Garden City , Hertfordshire, SG6 3AQ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship : Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Accountancy
Vacancy Reference : VAC-00144
Brief Description : We have an opportunity in our growing Letchworth office for a committed and reliable candidate to engage as an accountancy apprenticeship with TaxAssist Accountants.
Qualifications Required : A minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)
Vacancy Detail : You will have access to a wide range of accountancy experience and in-house training while also completing your AAT studies. You will learn about various aspects of accounting as well as skills related to how businesses work.
Main job duties will include:
• Bookkeeping using computerised accounting software;
• Payroll preparation;
• Reconciling client accounting records;
• Summarising small business accounts;
• Assisting/preparation of VAT returns, annual accounts and tax returns using award winning software; and
• Other Practice and administrative tasks.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 37.5
Salary : £138.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 18/02/2019
Possible Start Date : 25/02/2019
Personal Qualities : - Ability to work under pressure and cope with changing priorities.
- Friendly and a Team Player.
- Able to multi task
Skills Required : - Excellent interpersonal Skills.
- Customer Focused.
- Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are essential.
- Computer Literate & familiar with Microsoft Office skills.
Future Prospects : Once the Apprentice has established themselves, we are happy to promote them in-house to an accountancy positions and have successfully done this with our former apprentices who are now are accountants.
Training to be Provided : "Advanced Bookkeeping
Final Accounts Preparation
Management Accounting: Costing
Ethics for Accountants
Spreadsheets for Accounting
Functional Skills in Maths and English if required"
Things to consider : Regular pay reviews will be done with progression and performance.
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