Accounts Assistant / Business Services Assistant

Are you an Accounts Assistant / Accounts Technician who is looking to develop your career within a progressive independent firm of accountants in Devon? If so this could be the ideal position for you…

Public Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are currently working with this well established and growing local independent firm of accountants in Plympton as they are looking to add an Accounts Assistant / Business Services Assistant to their team.

The workload within the role will be dependent on the successful individual’s level of experience but it will be varied and will include a mixture of year-end accounts preparation, tax compliance work (personal and corporate), as well as bookkeeping and VAT work.

Working as part of an already strong and growing team, you will gain exposure to a broad array of clients from a multitude of business sectors.

The successful individual will have experience of undertaking a varied general practice role and may have already completed or still be in the process of working towards the AAT Qualification.  

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven individual to join an established and progressive firm where you will be rewarded with opportunities for development as well a very competitive salary.
Duties & Responsibilities:

Accounts Preparation for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
Working on a varied portfolio assisting managers and partners
Liaising directly with clients managing accounts processes
Preparation of corporate and personal tax computations and returns
Completing bookkeeping and VAT work
Communicating with clients when required to resolve any issues which may arise
Supervision and training of junior staff
Working closely with clients and senior staff


AAT Part / Fully Qualified or Qualified By Experience
Experience of working in a varied practice position is essential

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - creid@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291057

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