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Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Wigan

  • Sector:

    Audit and Business Services, Accounts

  • Contract Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18,000 - £22,000

  • Contact:

    Jack Wyatt

  • Contact email:

    jwyatt@clark-wood.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07880 255933

  • Job ref:

    JG-16202

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-30

  • Consultant:

    Jack Wyatt

​Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Accounts Assistant
Wigan
Circa £18,000 - £22,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are currently working with a highly regarded, independent firm of chartered accountants who are now looking to grow the team in their Wigan office through the addition of a bright and ambitious Accounts Assistant.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful candidate to join a forward-thinking and respected firm in Wigan where you will gain exposure to a broad array of clients and where there will be tangible scope for career development.

As an Accounts Assistant you will undertake a varied role which will see you involved with the preparation of year-end accounts and the associated tax computations for a diverse range of clients including limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships. You will also be responsible for completing bookkeeping work for clients and preparing and submitting periodic VAT returns.

This would be the ideal role for an individual who already possesses experience of working in practice and is now looking to progress their career within an established and prospering firm, with a proven track record for developing their staff.

The successful individual may have completed or may be working towards the latter stages of their AAT Qualification or may have already begun their ACA / ACCA studies.

Aside from the excellent exposure and training you will receive, our client can offer a highly competitive salary, with excellent benefits, as well as study support for the completion of your professional qualifications.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies

Preparation of basic personal and corporate tax computations and returns

Undertaking Bookkeeping work for clients

Preparation of VAT returns and management accounts

Liaising with clients to resolve queries where necessary

Skills:

AAT Qualified / Finalist or ACA / ACCA Students

Experience of working in practice is essential

For further information on this role please contact Jack Wyatt at Clark Wood - jwyatt@clark-wood.co.uk / 07880 255933.

If this specific vacancy is not quite what you are looking for please contact us to investigate alternatives; you can send your CV to this job or contact us directly. Refer a friend or colleague to us and receive a minimum of £200 in vouchers if we assist them in securing a permanent role