Trainee Accountant

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  • Permanent

ProTalent is currently working with one of Brighton’s most established accountancy firms to recruit an Accounts Technician who is keen to go on to progress their career.

The Firm:

Well established firm with 4 directors, 7 managers and 17 further employees working across four departments.

Committed to a high growth programme and have a successful marketing and business development function.

Last year they achieved their largest annual growth – in a pandemic!

Excellent working environment with a great team of experts and ongoing progression for all

The Role:

A role which will mainly focus on preparation of sole trader, partnership and Limited company accounts, self-assessment, partnership, and corporation tax returns.

Working within a team supported by fellow trainees, senior accountants, assistant managers and managers.

Helping to achieve the Business Services team objectives of a high-quality client service and sustainable growth.

Some ad hoc project and company secretarial duties

Some bookkeeping and management accounts

Liaising with clients, colleagues and third parties

What is on offer:

A position as a trainee accountant in the Business Services team

A supported study package working towards ACCA qualification.

A genuinely friendly work environment and open-door policy

A competitive salary and a range of benefits including: 

A study package covering the cost of course fees, exams, and professional subscriptions.

Regular social events and an established wellbeing programme.

Working from home arrangements including laptop and screens

35 days holiday 

Group life insurance

The successful applicant:

AAT qualified

A minimum of 1 years Practice Experience 

Experience of accounting and corporation tax compliance work 

A basic level of personal tax knowledge 

Effective communication with team members and clients 

A strong work ethic and “can do” attitude. 

Enthusiastic and ambitious

In Summary

If you have the necessary drive and ambition to develop your career to the next level and you have the ability and willingness to provide a first-class professional service to our clients, then we welcome your application for this role.

Thank you for your interest

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