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Graduate Accounts Associate

Job Title: Graduate Accounts Associate
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Pinner
Industry:
Salary: £20,000
Reference: WIS-01
Contact Name: Charlotte Leslie
Contact Email: cleslie@wisteria.co.uk
Job Published: October 01, 2019 08:37

Job Description

Graduate Accounts Associate

 

Full time

Salary: £20,000 + funding towards a professional accountancy qualification + pension

The Role

Based in Pinner, North West London, the trainee will take immediate responsibility for assisting with day to day accounts work, including dealing with book keeping, VAT returns and management accounts.  This will include providing compliance and advice services to a wide range of businesses.  In time, as your experience grows, you will be more heavily involved in the production of statutory accounts and audit work. You will be required to meet with clients alongside other members of the team and maintain the high quality service Wisteria provides to its clients.

As well as training on the job, full study support will be provided towards obtaining the either the ACCA or the ACA qualification.  This includes relevant professional training, study and exam leave.

The role offers the opportunity to obtain experience working for a small practice working on a large number of clients.

Requirements

Academic

  • 2:2, or above, degree in any discipline
  • 3 A levels, with grade BBB or higher (or equivalent), including Mathematics and excluding General Studies
  • Grade B or higher in GCSE Mathematics and English Language (or equivalent)

Personal

A strong interest and commitment to a career in accountancy is key.  The successful candidate will be expected to communicate with clients directly, so excellent spoken and written English skills are essential.  A professional, enthusiastic and responsible approach are required, as well as being able to demonstrate the ability to work independently.  The role includes the requirement to work through large amounts of financial data and documentation, therefore an eye for detail is also important.

The Company

Wisteria is a firm of Chartered Tax Advisers, Accountants and Auditors.  We provide a wide range of services to businesses and individuals, within the London area but also to international businesses operating in the UK.  The business has been trading for 17 years and has approximately 20 staff.  The successful candidate will be working as part of an accounts team of 6 people, including 3 other graduate trainees.  The firm is well established and has seen significant year on year growth.

To Apply

Please send a CV and covering letter explaining your suitability for the role and why you are seeking a career in accountancy with Wisteria, to info@wisteria.co.uk.

Due to the high volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted.