Job Type: Permanent
Job Reference Number: BH1349
  • Holsworthy
  • £16,000 - £25,000
  • 2022-01-31

Job Description

Are you looking to join a friendly and professional firm, where your input is appreciated and achievements recognised?


Our client is looking for someone  who will have responsibility for a rural and agricultural focused portfolio.

We are looking for an Accounts Technician or trainee to join their accounts department at their Holsworthy office. Qualified, qualified by experience or trainees for either AAT or ACA will all be considered for the position.


This is a full time, permanent position.  The salary is circa £16,000 to £25,000, dependent upon experience, plus a suite of excellent benefits!


The role includes:-

The main duties (but not limited to) are the following: –

• Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders

• Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns

• Providing bookkeeping and management accounting services

• Filing Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs documents on client’s behalf

• Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date

• Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns

• Complying with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory


• General admin duties to provide support to Partner, managers and the office


This job description summarises the main duties and responsibilities of the post, but the post holder may be required to undertake other duties and projects of similar level and responsibility


The successful candidate:

Ideally the successful candidate will have the following attributes, skills, experience and



• Outgoing, socially confident and emotionally controlled

• A positive attitude, friendly and approachable

• Resilient, able to multi-task and work independently / flexibly

• Adaptable, organised and conscientious

• Takes the initiative, ability to prioritise and meet deadlines

• Discreet, professional and team orientated in approach

• Good written and oral communications skills

• Experience of working in a practice-based environment.

• Trainees for either AAT or ACA. AAT qualified or qualified by experience. (ACA/ACCA part

qualified also considered)

• Good working knowledge of general IT Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Social Media


• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven accuracy and an eye for


• Ability to present information effectively and concisely in emails and documents

• Good general education, including English and Maths at GCSE Grade C or equivalent


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a secure and growing firm of Accountants.  Elite Staffing Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on this vacancy.