Audit and Accounts Trainee 

 

We are recruiting for an Accounts and Audit Junior to join our Chartered Certified Accountancy practice based in London SW6.

We are looking for a hard-working individual who is well presented, has excellent communication skills and can learn at a fast pace. In return, we will be offering valuable on the job training and an ACCA study package.

The Accounts and Audit Junior duties will include but are not limited to:

Accounts

  • Assisting Senior Accountants with the preparation of end of year accounts
  • Preparing working papers files
  • Preparing Monthly and Quarterly Management Accounts

Bookkeeping/VATs:

  • Process books and records for multiple clients
  • Preparing VAT Returns

Audit:

  • Prepare audit planning documentation for review by the supervisor;
  • Carry out internal control, system and walkthrough tests;
  • Attend simple stock stakes;
  • Carry out basic audit tests as part of a team in relation to other statutory or non-statutory audits and due diligence work;

Taxation:

  • Prepare Personal Tax Returns along with Self Employment and Rental Accounts
  • Prepare Corporation Tax Returns

Other:

  • Prepare Confirmation Statements and other documents for filing with Companies House
  • Complete company statutory books;
  • Complete Admin tasks

Qualifications

  • 3 A levels at grade C or equivalent.
  • Degree desirable not essential 

The Accounts and Audit Junior will have the below skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work on own initiative and manage workload
  • Excellent IT skills including good use of Excel
  • Dedication and ambition to progress within the company

Personal Qualities

  • Team Player
  • Resilience
  • Approachability and availability
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Flexibility

Salary Package: £14,000 - £23,000

If you are interested, please send your CV and cover letter to:

vacancy@alpha-accountants.com