Junior Accountant - Bury St Edmunds

£19000 - £28000
Ref: 1218 Date Posted: Monday 26 Feb 2024

 Junior Accountant

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

ProTalent is working with an Accountancy Practice based in the picturesque town of Bury St Edmunds, seeking a talented Junior Accountant to join their dynamic team. This is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience and grow within a well-established firm.

Our client is a leading Accountancy Practice with a strong commitment to delivering exceptional service and tailored solutions, they have built a solid reputation within the industry. The firm prides itself on fostering a supportive and collaborative work environment, where employees are encouraged to develop their skills and excel in their careers.

**Job Responsibilities:**

As a Junior Accountant, you will be responsible for assisting with various accounting tasks, under the guidance of senior team members. Your key responsibilities will include:

- Assisting in the preparation of financial statements, management accounts, and tax returns.
- Handling bookkeeping tasks, including data entry, reconciliations, and payroll processing.
- Conducting basic analysis of financial data and generating reports for review.
- Supporting the senior team in liaising with clients and providing general accounting advice.
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date records of financial transactions.

**Requirements:**

- A degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field 
- Some practical experience in an accounting role or through internships (desirable but not essential).
- Strong numerical and analytical skills, with exceptional attention to detail.
- Proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Office applications.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team.
- A proactive and eager-to-learn attitude, with a willingness to take on new challenges.

**Benefits:**

- Competitive salary package based on experience and qualifications.
- Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
- A supportive and inclusive work environment that values teamwork and collaboration.
- Regular training sessions and mentorship from experienced professionals.
- Flexible working hours and a healthy work-life balance.
- Employee benefits, including pension scheme and healthcare options.

**How to Apply:**

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding career in accountancy and believe you have the skills and passion to succeed in this role, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV or contact Haidee