Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Salisbury
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-27 00:00:00
Reference: 555101724
Contact Name: Kerry Hillyard
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019 10:11

Job Description

Accounts Assistant required for a Accountancy firm based in Salisbury (SP1). This is a Full Time, Permanent job paying £20,000 to £28,000 dependent on qualifications and experience. Hours of work are Monday-Friday 09.00-17.00. Support and training is offered to study towards the ACCA qualification. This is an excellent opportunity to join a prestigious and long established professional company where personal development is encouraged and supported

As an Accounts Assistant your duties will include:
  • Accounts preparation and adjustments for limited companies, partnerships, LLPs and sole traders
  • Completion of self-assessment tax returns
  • Preparation of charity accounts, receipts and payments accounts and PCC accounts
  • Submitting accounts and tax returns
  • Liaising with clients and HMRC via phone, email and letter
  • Providing opening balance adjustments and ad hoc advice on VAT, taxation and bookkeeping matters
  • Dealing with annual confirmation statements, filing changes of director etc
In order to become part of this successful team as an Accounts Assistant you must possess the following:
  • AAT qualification or equivalent or experience in a similar position
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages and IT Systems specifically Sage, Xero and QuickBooks
  • Confident and professional communication skills
If you wish to apply to become an Accounts Assistant, please do so by clicking the button below and Pertemps Salisbury will respond within 48 hours.