Trainee Accountant

  • £20,000 - £24,000
  • Hailsham, Sussex
  • Parmar Staffing

Trainee Accountant – Hailsham


We are currently recruiting for a trainee accountant to join a small accountancy practice based in Hailsham, East Sussex. The role will be supporting and working with the senior partner in the firm. You will have excellent working within a practice environment be friendly and looking for a new opportunity. You will have completed at least your AAT level 2 progressing to AAT 3-4. You will also have a desire to progress and complete your ACCA. You will have at least 18 month practice experience


Role responsibilities include:


Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders

Preparing draft accounts

Preparing tax computations

Analysis of client data

Dealing with a variety of client queries

Liaise with HMRC

Managed outsourced work flow

Communicate with clients via email, phone and face to face

Good knowledge of Quickbooks, Sage or Xero

Supporting clients with queries

Excellent Excel skills

Excellent Outlook and Word skills

Develop systems and procedures where needed

Experience of payroll would be an advantage

Digita accounting software experience preferable

This role requires all of the following attributes:

Excellent MS Office Experience

Practice Experience of at least 18 months 

Excellent Excel Skills 

Good knowledge of Accounting software  

Salary and Benefits:


The salary for this full time role is £20,000 - £24,000 dependent on experience 

Benefits to include 20 days holidays plus bank holidays pension scheme

9-5 Monday to Friday

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  • Reference: SP Trainee Accountant