Outsourcing Accounts Trainee (AAT/ACA/ACCA)

Job Title: Outsourcing Accounts Trainee (AAT/ACA/ACCA)
Contract Type: School Leavers
Location: Derbyshire
Salary: 16000 - 21000
Reference: CPPDM499696
Job Published: January 14, 2020 15:13

Job Description

Being held back by a limited client base? Feel like you're not progressing with a top tier firm? Tired of your statutory and management accounts experience going to waste?


We're currently on the lookout for an Accounts Assistant (AAT/ACA/ACCA) to join our specialist Outsourcing Team.


About the role...

Day to day you'll be working with a range of entrepreneurial, owner managed businesses, getting involved with a variety of opportunities from bookkeeping, VAT returns and management accounts through to the preparation of unaudited statutory accounts as well as statutory accounts for audit.


Essentially, this means you could be assisting our client’s through a range of responsibilities to help them meet their compliance requirements. You will be at the forefront of digital advancement using the very best in market leading accounting software to assist our clients to understand their financial performance and position.


You'll have access to the largest client base in the Midlands making a genuine impact on their success. We deal with a range of clients in every sector with a key focus on owner managed entrepreneurial businesses.


What you'll need...

If we had to bottle it down to three key attributes we'd say we're looking for:

  • A genuine passion and drive for "getting stuff done" to help deliver AMAZING client service
  • Umpf! Someone who takes ownership of their workload communicating realistic timescales
  • Ability to spot a needle in a haystack (not literally.. but you catch our drift)


This tied in with some experience of accounting is our dream setup!


Ideally you will have started your AAT studies however we will consider graduates and even school leavers. (If you're successful in the role we'll pick up your studies from the moment you join and continue your journey with us)



About us and what's in it for you...


At Cooper Parry our mindset is simple. We only do things if we believe we can be No.1.


We start by putting our people first. We offer competitive salaries, open holidays and flexible working. We’ve a great pension scheme, the “coolest” workplace (according to The Times and The Telegraph) and a 7pm-7am email curfew. We also offer exercise classes, career coaching and loads more benefits.


No wonder we came 13th in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For 2019!


We’re also growing fast. We’re the No.1 firm of accountants and business advisers In the Midlands for businesses with a turnover between £10-200m. We’re growing at an incredible rate and more and more companies want to work with us because of our values, culture and our ability to make it happen.