School or College leaver

Job Title: School or College leaver
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £21000 - £21500 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-14 00:00:00
Reference: 775109411
Contact Name: Michelle Sayers
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 10:11

Job Description

School or College Leaver
(Trainee Accounts role )
£21,000 plus study package plus excellent benefits

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a recent school or college leaver to join the audit, accounts and business tax team of this medium sized London firm of chartered accountants.

The job role.
A highly successful, well established accountancy practice, based in the west end of London, have a requirement for an junior Accounts Assistant, to join their team, in a role offering development, client contact and increasing responsibility. The role has arisen through promotion. This is a full-time opportunity to work in accounts and corporation tax.

As a Level 4 apprentice (studying starting with level 3 of the AAT) you will form part of the Accounts & Audit team, combining work experience with gaining a highly-regarded professional qualification from the UK's leading accounting body, the AAT. All costs towards exams including tuition courses, study manuals, textbooks and examination are paid. During the Trainee Programme you'll receive paid study leave to attend all the tuition courses, in addition to your annual holiday. Ongoing training & development is provided throughout your career the company will ensure you are continuously gaining new skills and expertise.

Responsibilities will include
o Assist in finalisation of accounts e.g. certifying and scanning
o Assist in preparation of financial statements for clients including statutory accounts.
o Assist in preparation of Corporation Tax returns and submission of returns to HMRC.
o Assist in preparation and submission of P11D and class 1A returns
o Assist in preparation and filing of VAT returns
o Liaise with clients and related third-party organisations such as HMRC
o General administration duties such covering letters, printing accounts etc
o Any other ad hoc duties that may be required

Required Skills & Attributes
o Recent School or College student leaver
o Minimum 3 A-Level passes at grade A-B (minimum 120 UCAS points) and 8 G

This is a fantastic company to work for who really do look after and value their staff