Accounts Assistant

Lloyd Barnes Accountancy Recruitment Ltd
Newton Abbot
£20000 - £25000 per annum
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and experienced Accounts Assistant to join a local and reputable accountancy practice, who are renowned for investing in the long term development of their staff.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing sole trader and partnership accounts for a variety of clients including: sole traders, limited companies and partnerships.
  • Completing income tax returns.
  • Providing points for Director review, highlighting relevant client or technical issues.
  • Providing assistance and guidance for the more junior members within the team.

You will be expected to be:

  • ATT qualified or qualified by experience (essential)
  • An experienced candidate who has previously worked in a similar position within an accountancy practice.
  • A strong communicator and have excellent IT skills
  • Highly capable of taking responsibility for managing and prioritising workloads and meeting deadlines
  • Motivated and highly effective whether working independently or as part of a team
  • Willing to travel between offices and to meet potential new clients


  • Competitive salary
  • Pension and life cover (following successful completion of probationary period)

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