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Accounts Assistant

Posted 1 February by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

Leading accountancy firm seeking an Accounts Assistant to join their St Helens team. Study support included.

Your new firm

You will be joining a reputable, leading Accountancy Firm in the St Helens area. They offer general audit and accountancy services as well as financial services. They are now seeking an Accounts Assistant to join their close knit team in St Helens.

Your new role

As an Accounts Assistant, you will be required to work with a variety of clients including sole traders, partnerships and small scale limited companies who have turnovers into the hundreds of thousands. Your role will see you liaise on a daily basis with these clients, engaging with them via email and telephone as well as face to face. Day to day job responsibilities will involve preparing full sets of statutory accounts and will include both bookkeeping and VAT returns.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to undertake this Accounts Assistant job you must have worked within an Accountancy Practice previously and have experience of providing bookkeeping duties, VAT returns and either sole trader or small limited company accounts. Previous experience with corporate and/or personal tax would be beneficial as would working knowledge of SAGE software. You must be have good attention to detail, live locally to St Helens and be mobile to travel to clients. The firm will consider applicants who are studying towards their AAT or qualified by experience.

What you'll get in return

This firm are offering a competitive salary of up to £20,000 (DOE), free parking, 23 days holidays + bank and a 35 hour working week with a four o'clock finish on a Friday. You will join a friendly team that have regular staff socials. Full study support will be provided to individuals along with on the job training from the partners. This is a great job opportunity to join a friendly and supportive team, which provides progression opportunities for the right individual.

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