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Danielle O'Hara

An independent firm of Accountants based in Central London, are offering a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Junior to join their friendly and hard-working team.

As the ideal candidate you:

  • Will have at least 6 months’ experience working in an Accountancy Practice (essential)
  • Will have strong experience in preparing filing VAT returns for clients (essential)
  • Will have experience with Accountancy software such as Xero, Sage or Quickbooks (desirable)
  • Will have experience preparing statutory accounts (desirable)

The firm are offering a competitive salary alongside full study support for AAT / ACCA.

The role will involve:

  • Preparing and filing VAT returns for your client portfolio each month.
  • Preparing and filing statutory accounts for limited companies.
  • Liaising with clients directly.
  • Preparing sole trader accounts for clients.

This role will be office based – 5 days a week – although hybrid arrangements may be offered after 6 months.

If you are interested in this opportunity then please apply with your CV or contact Danielle O’Hara at AJ Chambers.

You could earn up to £2000 when you refer someone to our services. To learn more about our referral programme, click here: https://aj-chambers.com/referral-scheme

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