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Opportunity

Audit & Account Associate

  • Location

    Newbury

  • Sector:

    Accounting Practice

  • Job type:

    Graduate

  • Salary:

    20000 - 25000

  • Contact:

    Chris Howden

  • Contact email:

    chris.howden@wilkinskennedy.com

  • Job ref:

    19-08-20

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    28-11-2019

  • Client:

    Wilkins Kennedy

We are looking for someone with energy, ambition and a strong sense of commitment to join our Accounts Team in Newbury. In return, we offer an excellent training programme, in house support and career opportunities.   

The main purpose of this role is the completion of accounts tasks as agreed at the planning stage of the accounts preparation.

Key responsibilities of the role include:-

 

  • Completion of accounts reconciliations and schedules using Excel
  • Drafting of accounts using accounts production software
  • Appreciation of tax impacts on transactions
  • Dealing with clients in relation to requests for information to support accounting entries
  • To look after associated departmental administration
  • to undertake the AAT qualification

 

Person Specification

 

  • 4-9 grades at GCSE (including Maths & English)
  • A-D grades at A Level or equivalent
  • A high level of numeracy
  • Be competent with Microsoft office products

 

Skills required

  • A methodical approach to work
  • Self-motivated, flexible and able to take the initiative
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to time deadlines
  • Ambition