Accounts Assistant

We're looking for an Accounts Assistant to join our friendly team here at Stead Robinson Chartered Accountants.

Your duties will include:

Bookkeeping

Preparation of Accounts

VAT returns

Tax returns

Payroll

You will also be expected to help with other general administration duties such as filing and answering the phone.

The Candidate

We’re looking for someone to hit the ground running with an eagerness to learn.

You must have 3-4 years working in an accounting environment and preferably AAT qualified as a minimum.

Knowledge of Sage Line 50, Sage Payroll, IRIS, and STAR is desirable.

Candidates must have strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.

You must be

Confident with a willingness to learn

Highly motivated

Good communicator

Team player

Ability to work to tight deadlines

Hours

Your hours will be from 8:30 to 17:30 Monday to Thursday and 8:30 to 15:00 on Friday’s.

Salary

The salary is from £18,000 to £24,000 and is negotiable depending on experience.

Holiday Entitlement

Holiday entitlement is 21 days per year plus statutory holidays, increasing with length of service.

You will be expected to save 3 holidays per year for the Christmas period.

You will be enrolled in our pension scheme after 3 months.

The fun bit

At Stead Robinson, we do our best to ensure we remain a happy, close-knit team. We have an annual trip to the York races every summer, all expenses paid and quarterly team outings where we get to put our pens and papers down and enjoy each other’s company outside the office.

Stead Robinson was founded in 1984 and continues to go from strength to strength. We’re located just outside Honley Village, with great transport links to and from Huddersfield town centre and surrounding areas, and also off-road parking.

If you are invited to an interview you must be able to demonstrate that you have the knowledge and experience of the skills listed in our advert. You may be expected to take part in a small test.

Required skills

  • Accountancy
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Vat Returns
  • Self Assessment Tax Returns

Application questions

Do you have more than 3 years working in an accountancy environment?
Are you AAT qualified?

Reference: 34406966

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