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Audit Apprenticeship Programme - KPMG (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

Audit School Leaver Programme - Grant Thornton (Various locations, no set closing date)

Job title: Audit School Leaver Programme

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Grant Thornton

Location: Birmingham, Cambridge, Gatwick, London, Leicester, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Reading, Sheffield

Job details and application instructions: Visit the Grant Thornton website for more information and to apply to this position.

Closing date: Applications for our school leaver roles are open until we fill our roles. We will have filled the majority of roles by the end of April 2020.

Accountancy Assistant (Atherstone, Warwickshire, closing date 13 December 2020)

Job title: Accountancy Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £20,092–£21,748 per annum (plus benefits package)

Employer: North Warwickshire Borough Council

Location: Atherstone, Warwickshire

Job details: Visit the council website for more information and to apply

​​​​​Closing date: 13 December 2020

Senior Accountancy Assistant/Trainee (Accrington, closing date 22 December 2020)

Job title: Senior Accountancy Assistant/Trainee

Job type: Full time 

Salary: £20,092–£29,577 per annum (Career Graded Post)

Employer: Hyndburn Borough Council

Location: Accrington, Lancashire

Job details: Visit the council website for more information and to apply

​​​​​​​Job reference: 2005

Closing date: 22 December 2020

Accounts Assistant (Bovingdon, closing date 28 December 2020)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time 

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Car Care Works Ltd

Location: Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead HP3 0NW

Job details and application instructions: Visit the reed jobs website for more information and to apply​​​​​​​.

Closing date: 28 December 2020

Trainee Audit Technician/Accounts Technician (Ipswich and Colchester, closing date 30 December 2020)

Job title: Audit Technician/Accounts Technician (Trainee)

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Scrutton Bland LLP

Location: Ipswich and Colchester

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

Closing date: 30 December 2020

Accounting and Business Advisory Assistant (nationwide, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: Accounting and Business Advisory Assistant

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: RSM UK

Location: Nationwide

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

​​​​​​Closing date: 31 December 2020

Bookkeeper/Management Accountant (London, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: Bookkeeper/Management Accountant

Job type: Part-time

Salary: Negotiable but competitive

Employer: The Royal Ballet School

Location: Greenwich, London SE10

Job details: 

  • Maintaining financial records for two companies on Quickbooks Online
  • Monthly payroll
  • VAT returns
  • Producing periodic management accounts
  • Dealing with suppliers and customer accounts and queries
  • Bank reconciliations

Application instructions: Please apply in first instance to frans@acomptare.com with full CV, including contact details.

​​​​​​Closing date: 31 December 2020

Audit Assistant (nationwide, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: Audit Assistant

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: RSM UK

Location: Nationwide

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

​​​​​​Closing date: 31 December 2020

AAT Trainee (East Anglia, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: AAT Trainee

Job type: Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: MHA Larking Gowen

Location: East Anglia

Job details and how to apply: Visit the MHA Larking Gowen website for more information and to apply

​​​​Job reference: AATTRAINEE2021

Closing date: 31 December 2020

Trainee Accountant (Apprentice) (Hemel Hempstead and Chesham, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: Trainee Accountant (Apprentice)

Job type: Apprenticeship

Employer: TaxAssist Accountants

Location: Hemel Hempstead and Chesham

Job details: Visit the job posting on Indeed for more information and to apply

​​​​Closing date: 31 December 2020

Semi-Senior Accountant (Birmingham, closing date 31 December 2020)

Job title: Semi-Senior Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £16,000 - £18,500 per annum

Employer: Avonmead Ltd

Location: Birmingham

Job details: Visit the Avonmead website for more information and to apply​

Application instructions: Please email CV and covering letter to info@avonmead.co.uk

Closing date: 31 December 2020

AAT Trainee (London, closing date 1 January 2021)

Job title: AAT Trainee

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: £18,000

Employer: UHY Hacker Young

Location: London

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

​​​​​​Closing date: 1 January 2021

Audit & Business Advisory - School Leaver & Graduate Scheme (London, closing date 4 January 2021)

Job title: Audit & Business Advisory - School Leaver & Graduate Scheme

Job type: Full-time Fixed Term Contract Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive 

Employer: Ecovis Wingrave Yeats

Location: London

Job details and application instructions: Please visit the Ecovis Wingrave Yeats website for more information and to apply for this position.

Closing date: 4 January 2021

AAT Trainee (Various locations, closing date 10 January 2021)

Job title: AAT Trainee

Job type: Full-time apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Lovewell Blake

Location: Norwich, Lowestoft, Great Yarmouth, Halesworth, Thetford, Ely and Bury St Edmunds

Job details: Visit the Lovewell Blake website for more information and to apply

Closing date: 10 January 2021

Trainee Accountant (Various locations, closing date 31 January 2021)

Job title: Trainee Accountant

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Ensors Accountants LLP

Location: Bury St Edmunds, Cambridge, Huntingdon, Ipswich & Saxmundham

Job details: Visit the Ensors Accountants LLP careers page for more information and to apply.

Closing date: 31 January 2021 (may close earlier depending on the volume of applications

Trainee Accountant (Oxfordshire, closing date 31 January 2021)

Job title: Trainee Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Depending on qualifications and experience

Employer: Richardsons

Location: Thame, Oxfordshire

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

Closing date: 31 January 2021

AAT Apprentice Trainee (London and South East, closing date February 2021)

Job title: AAT Apprentice Trainee

Job type: Apprenticeship

Employer: Moore Kingstone Smith

Location: City of London, West End, st Albans, Redhill, Romford, Heathrow

Job details: Visit the employer's website for more information and to apply

​​​​​Closing date: February 2021

Audit Graduate / School Leaver Program (UK wide, closing date April 2021)

Job title: Audit Graduate / School Leaver Program

Job type: Full-time apprenticeships

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Grant Thornton

Location: UK wide

Job details: Visit the Grant Thornton website for more information and to apply​

Closing date: April 2021

AAT Level 3 Apprentice - Blick Rothenberg Ltd (London, no set closing date)

Job title: AAT Level 3 Apprentice

Job type: Full-time 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

Accounts Assistant - Finling Associates Ltd (London, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £19,000-£23,000 per annum

Employer: Finling Associates Ltd

Location: Wimbledon, London

Job details: Training, Skills and Experience - Duties

Management accounting

  • Day to day bookkeeping using Receipt-Bank and Xero (including both sales and purchase ledger, as well as all bank reconciliations).
  • Period end procedures to bring clients’ accounts up to trial balance, ready for reports to be run, including a full set of reconciliations.
  • Communicating with other team members.
  • Communicating with clients.

VAT

  • VAT returns.
  • Reconciliation of VAT accounts.
  • Statutory Accounts pre-preparation.
  • Assistance with a structured pre-preparation process for each client.

Required

  • Willing to be a team player, committed member of our team, punctual, courteous, and helpful at all times.
  • Part qualified with AAT.
  • Approximately one to two years’ accounting experience.

Application instructions: If you are interested in this role, please email your CV to lennys.santos@finling.net. A covering letter is not necessary but feel free to include it.

Closing date: No set closing date

Junior Accounts Assistant - Finling Associates Ltd (London, no set closing date)

Job title: Junior Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £17,000-£19,000 per annum

Employer: Finling Associates Ltd

Location: Wimbledon, London

Job details: Training, skills and experience - the role:

We offer an excellent range of staff benefits, and support for professional training and qualifications.

This role will provide additional support within the book-keeping and management accounts department:

  • Processing purchase ledger, credit card and expense claim transactions through our software platform
  • Reconciling bank entries in Xero
  • Assistance with month end accounts preparation
  • Assistance with VAT return preparation
  • Supporting analysis, checking and reconciliation work for client

Experience and skills – essential. Skills required:

  • Willing to be a team player, committed member of our team, punctual, courteous and helpful at all times.
  • Highly IT literate.
  • Interested in cloud based IT systems, and mobile apps.
  • Able to take the initiative, but at the same time seek guidance whenever needed.
  • GCSE (A-C) in Maths and English essential.
  • 2 A Levels minimum.

Application instructions: If you are interested in this role, please email your CV to lennys.santos@finling.net. A covering letter is not necessary but feel free to include it.

Closing date: No set closing date.

Accounts Senior - Ash Accounting Ltd (Nottingham, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Senior

Job type: Full or part-time considered

Salary: To be agreed

Employer: Ash Accounting

Location: Carlton, Nottingham

Job details: Ash Accounting are looking for some-one to join their established friendly accountancy practice. They would prefer someone who already has had experience working in a private practice undertaking some of the following: bookkeeping, preparing accounts, tax computations, VAT returns, payroll etc but will consider others. Ash Accounting are hoping to recruit someone who will see this as their long-term career move. Full support given for additional training.

Application instructions: In the first instance please email your CV with a covering letter to sandra@ashaccounting.com.

Closing date: No set closing date

AAT Trainee Accountant (London, no set closing date)

Job title: AAT Trainee Accountant

Job type: Full time, apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: BKL LLP

Location: London N3

Job details: Visit the BKL website for more information and to apply

Closing date: Ongoing

Accounts Junior (Sheffield, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Junior

Job type: Full-time/part-time 3–5 days per week

Salary: £12,000–£20,000

Employer: Taylor & Russell Accountancy Limited

Location: Sheffield (Hackenthorpe)

Job details: 

Taylor & Russell Accountancy is looking for a committed individual to join its friendly small accountancy practice. Experience working in practice is essential, undertaking the following:

  • bookkeeping
  • preparing Limited Company accounts to trial balance stage
  • management accounts
  • tax computations
  • VAT returns
  • bank, purchase, and sales ledger reconciliations
  • some payroll experience is necessary
  • experience with Sage and QuickBooks
  • communicating with clients.

The candidate must be minimum AAT Level 3 with 3+ years’ experience.

Application instructions: If you are interested in this role, please email your CV to james@taylorandrussell.com. A covering letter is not necessary but feel free to include it.

Closing date: None

Accounts Assistant (Chippenham, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full or part-time

Salary: Depending on experience

Employer: Bowen Accountants Ltd

Location: Sutton Benger, Chippenham

Job details: Visit the employer website for more information and to apply

​​​​​​Closing date: No set closing date

Accounts Payable Technician (Sheffield, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Payable Technician

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £19,500 - £22,500 per annum depending on experience

Employer: Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Location: Sheffield

Job details: Visit the Institution of Mechanical Engineers website for more information and to apply​​​​​​​

Job reference: IMECHE32

Closing date: No set closing date

Accounts Trainee (Croydon, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Trainee

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £22,000 minimum

Employer: Bryden Johnson Limited

Location: Croydon

Job details: We are looking for a motivated individual who lives within an hour of Croydon, has reached level 3 or 4 of their AAT qualifications and is interested in progressing to ACA or ACCA.

Candidates must have at least two years of practice experience.

The job involves preparing year-end statutory accounts under FRS 102 and preparing the corporation tax computations. There will also be exposure to auditing.

The candidate must have good verbal and written communication skills and must be good on the phone as there is significant client interaction.

It would also be useful if the candidate has practical experience of sage line 50 and XERO.

Application instructions: Please contact Jackie Wilding at the following email address if you are interested in applying for the position: Jackie.wilding@bryden-johnson.co.uk

AAT Apprenticeship Opportunities 2021 (Various locations, no set closing date)

Job title: AAT Apprenticeship Opportunities 2021

Job type: Apprenticeship

Salary: Competitive

Employer: MHA Moore and Smalley

Location: Preston, Blackpool, Kendal, Lancaster and Manchester

Job details: Visit the Moore and Smalley careers page for more information and to apply.

Accounts Assistant (North London, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience  

Employer: Confidential

Location: North London

Job details: Reporting directly to the Head of Accounting, in a friendly and supportive North London firm. We are looking for a bright and proactive individual who will undertake:  

  • Day to day book-keeping
  • Preparing and posting journals within the accounting software
  • Drafting yearend financial statement and supporting documentation
  • Preparing monthly management accounts
  • Business tax would be advantageous
  • Preparation of VAT returns - Iris and advanced Xero knowledge
  • Practice experience preferable
  • 2+ years’ experience
  • General administration duties  

​​​​​​​Job reference: FAL/Recruit/AA 

Application instructions: CV and covering letter to be emailed to: recruitgrewal@gmail.com