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Trainee Accountant

Job Title: Trainee Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Leeds
Industry:
Salary: 20000 - 25000
Reference: M-21-001
Job Published: May 18, 2021 15:06

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Preparation of financial accounts for a wide variety of clients, including Limited Companies, Sole Traders and Partnerships, ready for manager or partner review.
  • Clearance of queries with client prior to review.
  • Assisting with client queries throughout the year.
  • VAT return and bookkeeping preparation.
  • Independent firm accountants based in Horsforth, Leeds.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • Experienced in the preparation of financial accounts and management accounts independently to final stage, ready for manager or partner review.
  • Professional person with the ability to maintain and develop client and colleague relationships.
  • Ideally part/fully qualified but at least 3 years relevant experience.
  • Proficient use of Sage and Microsoft Excel an advantage
  • Ability to work using own initiative with little supervision, showing good organisational skills
  • Good problem solver with attention to detail

Benefits

  • Free parking
  • 28 days holiday 
  • Flexible home working available
  • Progression opportunities