Trainee Accountant - Brighton

Ref: 131 Date Posted: Sunday 20 Jun 2021
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ProTalent are currently working with a fast growing, hugely respected accountancy firm in Brighton to recruit a Trainee Accountant.

The firm:

  • Established in the early 90's and has enjoyed continuous growth ever since
  • There are now 4 directors and a team of more than 20 based in their office in Brighton
  • The firm offer a wide range of business advisory and accountancy services 
  • They are committed to continued growth and have a dedicated marketing and business development function
  • They continue to enjoy growth even in a pandemic!

The Role:

  • Accounts production for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • Bookkeeping and VAT Returns
  • Company secretarial duties 
  • Liaising with clients, companies house and third parties
  • Working on a range of software packages


The Candidate:

  • AAT qualification
  • A minimum of 1 years Practice Experience
  • Experience of accounting and corporation tax compliance work
  • A basic level of personal tax knowledge
  • Effective communication with team members and clients
  • A strong work ethic and “can do” attitude
  • Show us that you are enthusiastic and ambitious


What's on offer:

  • A position as a trainee accountant in the Business Services team
  • A supported study package working towards ACCA qualification
  • A role which will mainly focus on preparation of sole trader, partnership and Limited company accounts, self-assessment, partnership and corporation tax returns
  • Working within a team supported by fellow trainees, senior accountants, assistant managers and managers
  • Helping to achieve the Business Services team objectives of a high quality client service and sustainable growth
  • A genuinely friendly work environment and open door policy
  • A competitive salary and a range of benefits including: A study package covering the cost of course fees, exams and professional subscriptions


Thank you for your interest.