Trainee Chartered Accountant

Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Paris
Salary: Competitive
Reference: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Contact Name: Alexa Lemarquis
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Job Published: August 05, 2020 09:58

Job Description

James Howes has lived and practised as a public accountant in France for over 36 years. James Howes & Co is one of a very small number of accountancy firms which are qualified to practise in both Engalnd and France. As a general practice firm they provide a wide range of tax-related services to clients. Their speciality is to act for English-speaking individuals and families who need advice on how to buy properties in France or the tax consequences of coming to live in France.

This firm is authorised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to train student chartered accountants. James Howes & Co provides experience of a variety of work, specialised in the private client tax-related field, and with a special feature that they are advertising in the French environment.

With appropriate training you will be required to prepare accounts and tax returns, correspond with bankers, other Professional firms and the French tax authorities, and undertake various administrative functions concerning the trusts and companies of our clients.

Within the firm you will work under the supervision of managers and supervisors, as well as directly with the principal of the firm on occasion. This is a post which requires the constant exercise of initiative and the broadening of your professional and technical understanding.

Requirements: any degree discipline; basic spoken French.