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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

Accounts Assistant - Industrial Light & Magic (London, ends 14 February 2020)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Industrial Light & Magic 

Location: London

Job details: Visit the Industrial Light & Magic website for more information and to apply to this position 

Closing date: 14 February 2020

Trainee Accountant - Pritchard Fellows & Co (London, ends 15 February 2020)

Job title: Trainee Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Pritchard Fellows & Co

Location: London, SE9

Job details: Pritchard Fellows & Co are looking for a trainee accountant to join their busy accounts department.

Duties Include:

  • VAT - preparation of quarterly VAT Returns for small size companies under the supervision of seniors.
  • Assist with Payroll preparation of monthly payroll when required.
  • Liaise with clients to ensure record delivery and accounts information in a timely fashion/manner.
  • General administration – Provide general support to Senior Accountants where necessary.

The Candidate

  • Ideally AAT Qualified (Will consider Part 4 Part qualified).
  • Positive and self-motivated.
  • Intermediate Excel skills.
  • Must be willing to learn to use new software.
  • Applicants must have the permanent right to work in the UK.

Application instructions: Please email your CV to shailen@pritchardfellows.com with a covering letter and salary requirements.

Closing date: 15 February 2020

Company Secretary - Pamela Neave Employment Group (Bristol, ends 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

Finance Administrator - Axiom Architects (Lewes, ends 28 February 2020)

Job title: Finance Administrator

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Axiom Architects

Location: Lewes, East Sussex

Job details: We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive person to join our finance and administration team, in our Lewes Head office. The ideal applicant will have some finance and office skills and good attention to detail, though training will be provided. Axiom Architects have a long tradition of supporting staff wishing to undertake further role-specific training if requested. AAT studies would be actively encouraged. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and fluency with Word & Excel. Experience with accounting software is an advantage but a friendly, can-do attitude and attention to detail are crucial, as well as being able to work proactively as part of a small team.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Admin / Finance

  • Data entry onto the Practice accounting / timekeeping system
  • Invoices – payable & receivable
  • staff expenses processing
  • time processing of staff hours
  • Control and maintenance of stationery stocks to ensure sufficient supplies
  • Control and maintenance of kitchen and premises supplies
  • Answering of incoming phone calls and directing calls as appropriate
  • Maintenance of the global phone list
  • General duties, for processing of incoming and outgoing post and deliveries
  • Maintenance of the archive database
  • Project filing
  • Uploading of project data to Client Portals
  • Download of O/S plan information
  • Production of RIBA certificates and general production of correspondence
  • Being one of the ’First Aid at Work’ team– training given
  • Arranging travel and accommodation for business travel

Application instructions: Please email your CV with a covering letter and salary expectations to recruitment@axiomarchitects.co.uk

Closing date: 28 February 2020

Accounts Assistant - Warrener Stewart (London, ends 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

Assistant Management Accountant - British Antarctic Survey (Cambridge, ends 1 March 2020)

Job title: Assistant Management Accountant - Operations and Engineering

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Starting from £24,777 per annum

Employer: British Antarctic Survey

Location: Cambridge, with ocassional travel to Swindon

Job details and application instructions: Visit the British Antarctic Survey for more information and to apply to this position. 

Job reference: BA S 20/38

Closing date: 1 March 2020 at 23.59 (UK time)

Accounts Assistant - Goodman Jones LLP (London, ends 10 March 2020)

Job title: Accounts Assistant

Job type: Full-time

Salary: £21,000 - £22,000 plus benefits

Employer: Goodman Jones LLP

Location: London

Job details: Statutory Accounts and Corporation Tax office-based role. Possibility of transfer to ACA training contract after two years and completion of level 4. Full study support given.

Application instructions: Please send your covering letter and CV to recruitment@goodmanjones.com

Closing date: 10 March 2020

Audit and Accounts Trainee - Baldwins Accountants (Rossendale, ends 20 March 2020)

Job title: Audit and Accounts Trainee

Job type: Full-time

Employer: Baldwins Accountants

Location: Rossendale

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

Job reference: North 204/205

Closing date: 20 March 2020

Trainee Accountant - Baldwins Accountants (Rossendale, ends 20 March 2020)

Job title: Trainee Accountant

Job type: Full-time

Employer: Baldwins Accountants

Location: Rossendale

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

Job reference: North 203

Closing date: 20 March 2020

Audit Associate - Baldwins Accountants (Manchester, ends 21 March 2020)

Job title: Audit Associate

Job type: Full-time

Employer: Baldwins Accountants

Location: Manchester

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

Job reference: North 216 and 217

Closing date: 21 March 2020

Finance Assistant - Apprenticeship - nDreams (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

AAT Level 3 Apprentice - Blick Rothenberg Ltd (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

Accounts Payable Intern - LVMH Fashion Group (London, no set closing date)

Job title: Accounts Payable Intern

Job type: Internship

Salary: £20,000 per annum

Employer: LVMH Fashion Group

Location: London

Job details: Visit the LVMH website for more information on the role

Application instructions: Visit the LVMH website to apply to this role or email your CV to c.ramos@lvmhfashion.comThis vacancy is not restricted to students - anyone who has an interest is welcome to apply. 

Closing date: No set closing date

Senior Accounts Assistant - Wylie & Bisset (Glasgow, no set closing date)

Job title: Senior Accounts Assistant - Bookkeeping and Management Accounts team

Job type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Employer: Wylie & Bisset

Location: Glasgow

Job details: Visit the Wylie & Bisset website for more information about this position

Application instructions: Please apply in writing with your current CV to recruitment@wyliebisset.com

Closing date: No set closing date

Finance Manager - Missing Link (Bristol, no set closing date)

Job title: Finance Manager

Job type: Missing Link

Salary: £30,507 - £32,029

Employer: Missing Link

Location: Central Bristol

Job details: We are a highly successful women’s charity working in the domestic abuse, sexual violence and mental health fields.

Main tasks of the role will include:

  • Preparing financial statements and Monthly Management Accounts
  • Full management of day to day financial operations totalling £5+ million per annum
  • Gathering data to raise grant invoices and liaising with funders regarding payments; 
  • Reconciling income on monthly basis
  • Assist managers and budget holders to develop and monitor fully costed project proposals and budgets
  • Prepare cost-centred expenditure reports as required and ensure correct apportionment of overheads.
  • Analyse and collate data to ensure funders and housing providers monitoring and claiming requirements are met
  • Monitor and oversee the work of the Finance team
  • Maintain the organisation’s fixed asset register
  • Oversee payroll and ensure that correct payments are made to staff, HMRC and pension providers and all relevant returns are submitted
  • Create and process monthly salaries journal and reconciliations
  • Calculate annual pension entitlement at the year end and ensure correct payments are made to pension providers in line with Organisational policies.
  • Monitor the Organisation’s bank account balances and investment of the reserves in order to maximise the Organisation’s bank interest received
  • Completing quarterly Registered Social Landlord monitoring reports 
  • Annual rent charges review and liaising with Housing Benefit departments
  • Provide monthly arrears and occupancy reports to the Senior Management team in order to enable them to reduce arrears and bad debts
  • Assisting in improvements and developments to Financial systems

Benefits offered include:

  • Up to 30 days annual leave (depending on length of service)
  • 3 extra holidays including International Women’s Day
  • Excellent development and training opportunities
  • Employer pension contribution (minimum 5% of your gross salary)
  • Mindful Employer Plus Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Wellness Awards
  • Living Wage Employer

Visit the Missing Link website to find out more about Missing Link.

Job reference: FM2020

Application instructions: If you are interested in this role, please email your CV to HR at HR.Enquiries@missinglinkhousing.co.uk

The recruitment process will consist of an initial 1 hour written test.  If you are successful at this stage, we will contact you for a formal interview.

Closing date: No set closing date.