Trainee Accountant

Job Title: Trainee Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: 20000 - 30000
Reference: NYOTA
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Job Published: August 02, 2021 14:44

Job Description

Junior Chartered Accountant


Job Descriptions:

  • Preparation of accounts for Sole Traders and Limited Companies, under UK GAAP, FRS102, FRS105
  • Bookkeeping
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns
  • Personal Tax
  • Corporation Tax
  • Prepare assets, liabilities, and capital account entries and schedules
  • Liaise with clients
  • Registering clients for new taxes
  • Company secretarial
  • Monthly and weekly payroll
  • Audit planning and assistance with on-field audit as well as finishing off audit files in-house
  • Advise clients on tax planning
  • Counsel clients on areas of business improvement
  • Arrange financial management reports, including financial planning and forecasting


The skills, qualifications and experience required:


  • Minimum 6 months experience in a similar role
  • Degree educated, part qualified (ACA, ACCA) or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of IRIS Accounts Production, Business Tax, Personal Tax
  • Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Sage 50 experience
  • IRIS PAYE Master experience preferable
  • Knowledge of Mercia Audit Manual is desirable
  • Good knowledge of current industry updates and changes in IAS, IFRS, FRS102, FRS105
  • Good organisational skills


Person profile:


  • Reliable
  • Taking responsibility and ownership of tasks
  • Self-motivated and hardworking
  • Flexible and able to adapt to different working situations
  • Quick and willing to learn
  • Keen to progress within the company
  • Can work well within a team and individually


What's on offer:


  • Competitive salary
  • 20 days holidays (+ public holidays)
  • Pension
  • On the job training
  • Professional training