Accounts Assistant Jobs

An analytical and numerical mind is required to progress within the accountancy sector. The varied workload of Accounts Assistant jobs provides valuable groundwork for future progression. As a professional number cruncher, your mathematical prowess will keep company finances in order.

Typically, this role is largely office based and will usually follow normal office working hours. Prospective candidates should be dedicated to all things finance, and should be a part-qualified ACCA/CIMA with a minimum of two years experience within a finance department.

What Accounts Assistant jobs look like?

  • Preparation of statutory annual accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Bookkeeping

Accounts assistant jobs required experiences

Experience working within an accountancy firm is essential alongside bookkeeping, payroll and VAT experience. Efficient and first class IT skills are a pre-requisite. 

As at 2020, finance assistants within the accountancy newly qualified candidates with the financial services industry can expect to earn £18,000 to £22,000 per year while finance managers earn £25,000-£35,000 and senior financial accountants making over £35,000.

Have a look at our current Assistant Accountant positions by following the link below. Or, if this isn't quite what you were looking for, browse our other related accountancy categories.

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