Junior Accountant


£23500 - £26000 per annum + company benefits


United Kingdom,--Preston

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Junior Accountant - Preston

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a growing and reputable healthcare firm in Preston? Do you have a passion for numbers and a keen eye for detail? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

Agility Resourcing is a specialist recruitment company working in partnership with our client, a well-established and respected healthcare practice in Preston. We are looking for a Junior Accountant to join their friendly and professional team.

As a Junior Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparing and posting journal entries for various clients
  • Reconciling bank accounts and other balance sheet items
  • Preparing VAT returns and other tax computations
  • Assisting with the preparation of year-end accounts and audit files
  • Supporting senior accountants with ad hoc tasks and projects

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • AAT qualification or equivalent, or studying towards ACCA/CIMA
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in a practice environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office and accounting software (e.g. Sage, Xero, QuickBooks)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • A positive and proactive attitude

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary, depending on experience and qualifications
  • A supportive and friendly working environment
  • Opportunities for training and career development
  • Flexible working hours and with a potential to work hybrid after initial onboarding process
  • Pension scheme and other benefits

If you are interested in this role, please apply online or send your CV to Jamie Capper at Agility Resourcing.

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