AAT Part or Qualified Accounts Technician
Part Qualified or qual AAT to join a Taunton based accountancy practice.
Study support, technical progression and career development on offer
About Our Client
A leading firm of chartered accountants with an excellent reputation and standing across the Somerset and wider UK. The firm is of a size large enough to service clients right across the spectrum in size, across wide ranging sectors, industries and turnovers, whilst also offering a supportive environment where you will have the support around you to develop technically, with a very team orientated set up. The office acts for clients across sole traders, partnerships and limited companies, with clients into the £millions, up to the audit threshold in turnover. You will be encouraged to develop technically with support for further studies on offer as you progress in your career for those looking to pursue qualifications. Full study and support on offer to progress in qualifications.
Joining as an AAT Part or Qualified Accounts Technician based in the firms Taunton offices you will be responsible for accounts preparation for wide ranging and varied limited companies, partnerships and sole traders up to the audit threshold in turnover. You will also have involvement in the preparation of personal tax, corporate tax, VAT computations and returns, providing bookkeeping and management accounting services along with other responsibilities. Your responsibilities and involvements with clients, wider accounting and tax project work will increase over time as you develop within the team and role and you will be encouraged to progress and develop within your career, with the support of highly experienced, qualified professional around you, combined with study support on offer for those looking to pursue further qualifications.
The Successful Applicant
You will be any of AAT part qualified at level 2 or 3, or hold the AAT qualification. You will have at least 1 - 3 years or more experience within accounting so far, ideally with a career background developed within the accountancy practice sector, working within a firm of accountants of any size preparing accounts for limited companies and unincorporated businesses, sole traders etc. Or alongside this, given the nature of this role, you may also come with a career background in commerce and industry, interested in the prospect of transferring your skills into the profession, perhaps attracted by the prospect and challenge, of dealing with wide ranging clients and adding value, supporting them. To be suitable, if coming from an industry background, you will ideally have a mix of experience across finance, with demonstrable experience across any of purchase ledger, sales ledger, VAT, CIS, payroll etc. Alongside this, you will ideally be able to demonstrate the competencies and abilities to deal with multiple clients, workloads and meeting deadlines and indeed enjoy this element, alongside the technical hands on delivery of accounting services. You will be looking to progress within your career and be seeking an opportunity within a leading firm of chartered accountants that offers you a path to develop.
What's on Offer
Circa £17,000 - £24,000 plus - dependent on the experience and background of the right professional, plus benefits. Please apply on line and for a further confidential discussion to find out more please contact Mark Bailey on 01179 271452