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Accounts Trainee

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Audit and Business Services, Accounts

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  • Salary:

    £16,000 - £20,000 (Dependent on Experience)

  • Contact:

    Curtis Reid

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    07825 278674

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Curtis Reid

​Accounts Trainee
Circa £16,000 - £20,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with a small but progressive firm of chartered accountants based in Rochester who are looking to add an Accounts Trainee / Semi Senior Accountant to their existing team.

As an Accounts Trainee / Semi Senior Accountant your role will be varied and will see you working with a wide range of clients from a diverse array of business sectors.

Your workload will involve preparing year-end and management accounts, tax compliance, bookkeeping and VAT work for a wide array of clients of varying sizes. Working within this modern and dynamic firm you will also have ample opportunity to gain exposure to business advisory work, working closely with clients to provide guidance and advise them on more niche services.

The successful candidate may be AAT Part Qualified or Qualified and will ideally have prior experience preparing year-end accounts as well as undertaking bookkeeping and VAT work. Previous experience of working in practice is essential as you will already have experience of working with multiple clients.

Working in the Rochester office, this is a fantastic opportunity for the successful person to undertake a varied and challenging role as part of a growing and quite unique Kent based firm where there will be scope for continued development in a supportive environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Preparation of year-end statutory accounts for limited companies, sole traders, and partnerships to partner review
Preparation of tax computations and returns
Undertaking client bookkeeping
Preparation of management accounts and VAT returns
Liaising with clients and communicating effectively
You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, be able to work effectively under pressure to meet strict deadlines and work well within a team.


AAT Part Qualified or Qualified
Experience of undertaking a varied practice role
Up to date knowledge of all relevant accounting standards

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - / 07825 278 674

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