Trainee Accountant

  • Job Reference: 12042
  • Date Posted: 22 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £19,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client a successful firm of Accountants based in Leicester are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Accountant to join their team.
We are looking for someone with some experience within Finance who is looking to learn and develop further.

This is a superb opportunity for an enthusiastic, hardworking individual who is wanting a career in accountancy and an opportunity to progress.

The role
⦁ Supporting the team in ensuring assignments are effectively managed, work is completed in a timely manner and specific deadlines are met
⦁ Assisting the team in preparation of the year-end accounts
⦁ Typing and preparing documents including accounts and letters using Microsoft Word and Excel
⦁ Other general admin duties which will include scanning, photocopying, filing and other ad hoc admin duties
⦁ Manage all work efficiently and in accordance with the Company's procedures

Required skills
⦁ Part qualified AAT (at least 1 year preferred)
⦁ Experience of working in practice is preferred but not necessarily required
⦁ Be computer literate (particularly Microsoft Office), and be able to adapt to using new software quickly and easily (Sage, IRIS, Xero etc.)
⦁ Willingness to learn and work within a team
⦁ Have excellent attention to detail and thrive on exceeding client expectations
⦁ Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

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