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Featured vacancies

Audit Apprenticeship Programme (UK wide, no set closing date )

Job title: Audit Apprenticeship Programme

Job type: Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: KPMG

Location: Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Edinburgh, Gatwick, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Newcastle, Nottingham, Reading, Southampton, Watford  

Job details and application instructions: Visit the KPMG careers website for more information and to apply to this position

Closing date: No set closing date

Finance Assistant (Hampshire, closing date 20 January 2020)

Job title: Finance Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £18k-£22k

Employer: Bohunt Education Trust

Location: Liphook, Hampshire

Job details: Visit Bohunt Education Trust for more information and to apply to this role.

Closing date: 20 January 2020

Trainee accountant scheme 2020 (UK wide, closing date 31 January 2020)

Employer: Baldwins Accountants

Location: UK wide

Details and application instructions: Baldwins Accountants have now opened their 2020 Trainee accountant programme. Visit their website to register your interest.

Closing date: 31 January 2020

Audit and Accounts Apprentice (London, closing date 21 January 2020)

Job title: Audit and Accounts Apprentice

Job type: Two-year training contract, apprenticeship

Salary: No less than £19,000

Employer: Blick Rothenberg Limited

Location: Argyll Street, London

Job details: An enthusiastic and motivated candidate with excellent A Level results is required to provide support to assistant managers, managers and senior managers within a fast growing Audit and Accounts department. The role involves working with a wide variety of clients including employees, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals, with a mixture of international and domestic financial affairs. This would suit an ambitious candidate with a desire to further their education with a professional qualification whilst receiving relevant experience and on-the-job training. For candidates, excellent communications skills are a must, as are the personal skills necessary to work as a team member and maintain good relations with clients. It is expected that candidates will be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical skills and will be self-motivated.

Read full details and apply on the employer's website 

Closing date: 21 January 2020

Audit and Accounts Apprentice (London, closing date 21 January 2020)

Job title: Audit and Accounts Apprentice

Job type: Two-year training contract, apprenticeship

Salary: No less than £19,000

Employer: Blick Rothenberg Limited

Location: Great Queen Street, London

Job details: An enthusiastic and motivated candidate with excellent A Level results is required to provide support to assistant managers, managers and senior managers within a fast growing Audit and Accounts department. The role involves working with a wide variety of clients including employees, entrepreneurs and high-net worth individuals, with a mixture of international and domestic financial affairs. This would suit an ambitious candidate with a desire to further their education with a professional qualification whilst receiving relevant experience and on-the-job training. For candidates, excellent communications skills are a must, as are the personal skills necessary to work as a team member and maintain good relations with clients. It is expected that candidates will be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical skills and will be self-motivated.

Read full details and apply on the employer's website

Closing date: 21 January 2020

Studentship Accounting Technician (Bath, closing date 23 January 2020)

Job title: Studentship Accounting Technician

Job type: Part-time

Salary: Starting from £26,715 rising to £32,817 pro rata

Employer: University of Bath

Location: Bath

Job details: The University of Bath are seeking an experienced Accounting Technician to join our small studentship team within the University’s Finance & Procurement Office.This is a demanding role and the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day financial accounting and administration of various UKRI funded training grants including collaboration agreements with other institutions and other associated studentship funding.

Under the line management of the Studentship Accountant, you will be working with their finance (Agresso) and student (SITS) systems including Excel spreadsheets and the UKRI Research Councils’ portal (JeS). You will need to be a confident systems’ user able to input and extract, access and manipulate data. The role involves liaising with students, sponsors, academics and other administrators across the University, and other collaborating universities. Excellent communication and customer relation skills are therefore essential as well as an ability to support others in the team to ensure deadlines are met.

This is a part-time role, working 22 hours week.

Visit the University of Bath website for information.

Job reference: CC7366

Application instructions: For an informal discussion about the position please contact Karen Toogood, Studentship Accountant (01225 384752 or K.Toogood@bath.ac.uk), however, please submit your application via the University of Bath website.

Closing date: 23 January 2020

AAT Apprenticeship (Woking, closing date 31 January 2020)

Job title: AAT Apprenticeship

Job type: Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Menzies LLP

Location: Woking

Job details and application instructions: Visit the Menzies LLP website for more information and to apply to this position

Closing date: 31 January 2020

AAT Apprenticeship - Legal Accounts (Woking, closing date 31 January 2020)

Job title: AAT Apprenticeship - Legal Accounts

Job type: Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Menzies LLP

Location: Woking

Job details: Visit the Menzies LLP website for more information and to apply to this position

Closing date: 31 January 2020

PCO Consultant (Bristol or Silchester, closing date 31 January 2020)

Job title: PCO Consultant

Job type: Full time permanent

Salary: Flexible

Employer: Atkins Ltd (Part of the SNC-Lavalin Group)

Location: Bristol or Silchester

Job details: Visit the Atkins Ltd website for more information and to apply for this position

Job reference: R-035885

Closing date: 31 January 2020

Tax/Accounts Trainee (Manchester, closing date 31 January 2020)

Job title: Tax/Accounts Trainee

Job type: Full Time

Employer: Baldwins Accountants

Location: Manchester

Job details and application instructions: Visit the Baldwins Accountants website for more information and to apply to this position 

Job reference: North 198

Closing date: 31 January 2020

Trainee scheme 2020 (UK wide, closing date 31 January 2020)

Employer: Wilkins Kennedy

Salary: Competitive

Location: UK wide

Details and application instructions: Wilkins Kennedy have now opened their 2020 Trainee scheme. Visit their website to register your interest.

Job reference: WK 2020TS

Closing date: 31 January 2020

Semi Senior Accountant (Nottinghamshire, closing date 31 January 2020)

Job title: Semi Senior Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year

Employer: Sunny Accountants Limited

Location: Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire

Job details: An excellent opportunity for someone with practice experience who is looking to make their next career move.

Sunny Accountants are looking for someone who can hit the ground running, who is keen to learn and progress their career and ready to take on more responsibility. They are a modern firm, making full use of technology and we have been paperless from the outset.

Initial duties include:

  • Accounts preparation  for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • VAT return completion and bookkeeping – the successful applicant would look after the same clients each quarter and build relationships with those clients
  • Contacting clients with queries and requesting information

The role would ideally progress to:

  • Meeting clients to discuss their accounts
  • Training and supervising of junior employees
  • Training clients on Quickbooks or Xero software
  • A full Client Manager role, taking on a portfolio of clients

Salary is dependent upon experience and negotiable. Sunny Accountants also consider flexible working arrangements and all staff have the capability to work from home via remote desktop.

Application instructions: Please apply by emailing a copy of your CV and covering letter to Karl Watts at enquiries@sunnyacc.co.uk.  Your privacy will be respected and Sunny Accountants will not contact your current employer without your permission.

Closing date: 31 January 2020

AAT Level 3 Apprentice (London, no set closing date)

Job title: AAT Level 3 Apprentice

Job type: Full-tine apprenticeship

Salary: £19,250 per annum

Employer: Blick Rothenberg Ltd

Location: London - Chandos Street & Argyll Street

Job details and application instructions: Visit the Blick Rothenberg website for more details and to apply for this position.

Job reference: AATL3BR

Closing date: No set closing date

Company Secretary (Bristol, closing date 21 February 2020)

Job title: Company Secretary

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum - depending on experience

Employer: Pamela Neave Employment Group

Location: Bristol

Job details: Visit the Pamela Neave website to find out more information and to apply for this position.

Job reference: 18803

Closing date: 21 February 2020

Accounts Assistant (London, closing date 29 February 2020)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000

Employer: Warrener Stewart

Location: Fulham, London

Job details: Warrener Stewart are looking for an individual keen to enter the Accountancy profession with our professional practice and are offering study support, initially AAT (either from start of training or to complete an AAT qualification), thereafter the possibility to gain further professional qualifications, either ACA or ACCA could be an option for the right person.

The role will be mainly office based initially assisting more senior members of our team with bookkeeping, accounts preparation, VAT returns etc. Knowledge of cloud-based accounting packages would be an advantage, a willingness to learn essential. 

Visit the Warrener Stewart website for more information about this role.

Application instructions: To apply for the role, candidates should send a CV together with a covering letter to Gary Chapman by email at gchapman@warrenerstewart.com

Closing date: 29 February 2020

Finance Assistant - Apprenticeship (Hampshire, no set closing date)

Job title: Finance Assistant - Apprenticeship

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: £18,000 per annum

Employer: nDreams

Location: Farnborough, Hampshire

Job details: Visit the nDreams website for more information and to apply to this position

Job reference: AAT application

Closing date: No set closing date - until it is filled