Outsourcing Junior - Oxford

Ref: 329 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 Sep 2021
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ProTalent are currently working with a top 100 Chartered accountancy Practice based in Oxford looking to recruit an Outsourcing Junior.

The firm:

  • Top 100 independent accountancy financial services and insolvency practice.
  • Friendly and supportive team culture built around values of collaboration, respect, innovation and expertise.
  • Diverse clients that range from private clients to owner-managed businesses and large international groups.


The Role:

  • Building productive working relationships internally and with clients
  • Using a variety of accounting software packages including CCH, Sage and Xero
  • Assisting with the preparation of management accounts and completion of VAT returns
  • Preparing opening balance journals
  • Processing sales and purchase invoices and reconciling the bank account
  • Developing and applying your technical knowledge through on the job training and formal qualifications

The successful applicant:

  • 2 years’ experience working either in a varied industry role or UK accountancy practice preferably in an outsourcing team. 
  • Educated to A Level or higher e.g. degree
  • AAT qualified or part qualified
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills, specifically Xero and able to pick up new software packages very quickly
  • A positive, confident and proactive attitude
  • Ability to prioritise and meet tight timeframes with high quality output
  • Enjoy working as part of a team and self-motivated
  • QuickBooks Online, Sage and CCH experience would be an advantage



  • Competitive salary and benefits package including flexible working, pension, life assurance and a fantastic retail discount scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance + ability to buy/sell holiday to fit your lifestyle
  • Full funding and support to complete the AAT qualification, including study leave & time off for exams
  • Exposure to a wide range of clients across many industry sectors
  • An experienced manager to support your development and provide day to day guidance 
  • A Buddy to help you get up to speed during your first few months
  • Modern, refurbished, open plan office
  • A comprehensive induction to help you get up to speed