AAT Studier / Qualified AAT – Accounts Assistant Top 20 firm

Job Title: AAT Studier / Qualified AAT – Accounts Assistant Top 20 firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 20000 - 24000
Reference: BAV2039
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
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Job Published: August 09, 2018 16:00

Job Description

Are you either a recently qualified AAT or studying for AAT level 4, looking to start the ACCA (or have you recently started the ACCA and passed up to 4 of the first papers) with between 12 and 36 months of experience from a practice background looking to upgrade to a Top 20 London based practice but still work in a mixed, general practice role? Are you keen to work in a role mixed 60% statutory accounts and management accounts preparation, 10 – 15% corporation tax returns and the remainder of your time spent on Vat returns, bookkeeping and ad hoc assignments. Are you looking to get a large firm name on your CV, work in a friendly office and also receive study support for your AAT / ACCA exams? Would you like the opportunity to work with a mixture of large businesses, but also smaller SME clients from a wide range of sectors, with client turnovers ranging to over £100m? If so, this growing international Top 20 accountancy practice firm based in a prime location in the City is looking to recruit a new member of staff due to impressive growth over the last few years and winning new clients from larger firms. Your role will be varied, and will include preparing statutory accounts and management accounts for a wide range of clients, corporation tax returns, VAT returns, bookkeeping and various reports, analysis and business management assignments for a wide range of very interesting clients. Your role will be varied and challenging, and training will be provided where necessary. You will work in a large team of over 28 staff that will provide you with many growth opportunities in the future. The firm uses a variety of software packages including Xero, CCH and Sage.

To be considered for this new role it is likely you will be a qualified AAT (or studying AAT level 4) or a junior level ACCA. You must have at least 12 – 18 months of experience working for a UK based practice firm, and have experience of the above duties, particularly preparing statutory accounts from scratch. Experience of a wide range of software packages, including CCH, sage and Xero, would be an advantage but training will be provided if necessary. You must now be looking to upgrade to a large Top 20 practice based in Central London where you can continue with your accountancy career, work on an interesting client base and receive top training and support.

This growing Top 20 international accountancy firm has a great reputation for being a friendly and supportive place to work and providing their staff with challenging and varied roles. You will work in a friendly and growing team, and you can expect to work on an interesting array of clients from a wide range of industries. The business services department is growing at a rapid rate due to many new business wins from larger accountancy firms, including the Big 4. Overall this is a unique opportunity for a good quality Accounts Semi Senior / Accounts Assistant who is AAT qualified (or studying AAT level 4) from a practice background to join a leading player within business services and carry out a high profile role with study support, great training and genuine progression on offer.