Accounting Apprentice

Recruiter
Fineline Bookkeeping & Payroll Solutions Ltd
Location
Rayleigh
Salary
£129.50 per week
Posted
05 Jan 2017
Closes
02 Jun 2017
Ref
VAC001153552
Specialism
Finance
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
June
Duration
Permanent
Split role between two organisations covering both bookkeeping and accountant's preparation. There will also be elements of payroll and client administration associated with this role.

Your duties will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Processing of clients paperwork.
  • Reporting queries & questions to client either via email / post / telephone
  • Producing various reports for client: P&L / Aged Debtors / Aged Creditors / Statements
  • Reporting any suspicious activity that may flag up for MLR.
  • Use of Accounting software packages such as Sage and Xero.
  • Undertaking VAT returns.
  • Undertaking journal entries.
  • Undertaking bank reconciliations.
  • Adhering to systems of work.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills
  • Knowledge of Bookkeeping - Computerised
  • Knowledge of using/study with Sage 50 Accounts and Xero.
  • Knowledge of VAT regulations
  • Knowledge of Nominal Structure & Postings
  • Knowledge of journal entries.
  • Knowledge of undertaking bank reconciliations
  • 1 year in practice experience
Personal qualities
  • System Orientated / Process follower
  • Adaptable to change / preset habits
  • Accountable for own actions / no excuses
  • High attention to detail
  • Can do attitude / Must be above line
  • Time conscious / Deadline
  • Honest & open lines of communication
  • Good telephone manner
Qualifications required

GCSE Grade C or above in English & Maths (or equivalent)
Level 3 AAT qualified (starting Level 4).

Future prospects Possibility for full time position

Things to consider Level 3 AAT qualified (starting Level 4).