Apprentice Accountant (Graduate)

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Recruiter
Hardcastle Burton
Location
Lake House, Market Hill, Royston, SG8 9JN
Salary
£18,000.00 annually
Posted
01 May 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
VAC001529406
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
Your essential duties and responsibilities:
  • Preparation of business accounts from client's information
  • Preparing journal entries and completing general ledger operations
  • Preparing business tax computations
  • Closing and preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Reconciling and maintaining balance sheet accounts
  • Assisting with personal tax returns, running year end closings
  • Administering accounts receivable and accounts payable, preparing budgets and cashflow forecasts
  • Assisting senior accountants in the preparation of financial and management accounts
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Liaising with clients as required
  • Administrative duties as required


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Work experience or employment optional


Personal qualities

  • Flexible and adaptable attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Active approach
  • Willingness to assist other areas of the business
  • Good communication skills


Desired qualifications

  • GCSE (or equivalent) English and maths
  • 3 x A Levels (or equivalent)
  • Degree level qualification


Future prospects

Once qualified as an accountant, further progression within the firm.

Things to consider

  • 22 days Holiday plus an extra day over the Christmas holidays
  • 7.75 hour working day - ½ day Friday every other week, finish at 1pm
  • Quiz Nights/Christmas Meal/Entertainment evenings
  • Pension (over 22 years old)

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