Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: DQAA
  • Date Posted: 7 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £21,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are working exclusively with an expanding independent Accountancy Practice, based in Bedford, who are looking for an Accounts Assistant.

This forward-thinking Accountancy Practice is very focused on digital accounting, using cutting edge software to save clients time and they constantly look for ways to improve and develop the service they offer.

This hands-on and varied role is due to expansion and offers an excellent opportunity to gain more experience and develop accountancy skills, with on the job support and financial study support is also available.

This role will suit someone that is keen to develop their current understanding of Accountancy and wishes to gain further experience and qualifications. The working environment is incredibly positive, upbeat and my client is offering a genuine long term opportunity for the right individual.

What does this varied role involve?

  • Reconciliation
  • VAT
  • PAYE
  • Bookkeeping
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Other Ad Hoc duties as required

As the role progresses there will be more opportunities to be involved with month end, corporation tax, management accounts, as well as financial support and time to continue your studies.

If you are looking for a company that will offer you excellent professional development within Accountancy, then this is the role for you. My client has a friendly and social team
that is very stable and can offer new employees and warm and open atmosphere to work in.

What experience do you need to have now?

My client is looking for someone working within accounts that could be actively studying AAT or ACCA/CIMA that is looking to build on their Accountancy experience to date.

This role is offering a starting salary of up to £21,000 plus study support, a matched pension scheme and fun days out with the team!


If you have a good foundation of working within Accounts and want to further develop your career within this sector then apply now or contact Dominic Quirke, in complete confidence for a prompt interview with our client.


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