Assistant Accountant

Are you an Accounts graduate with some practice experience, looking to continue your career within a company that do things differently? Our client, a successful and thriving modern practice, with a very strong ethos around staff development and inclusion are looking for an Assistant Accountant, to join their friendly and supportive team. The company offer study support along with a culture of learning and development.  Their offices are based in Waterlooville with good commuter links to Portsmouth and Southampton.


Key Responsibilities:


As Assistant Accountant, you will be supporting the firm’s Client Managers by onboarding new clients, communicating with clients via phone, email and in person, assisting in the preparation and submission of accounts & tax returns for a wide portfolio of clients. Carrying out bookkeeping duties, VAT and CIS returns. Liaising with HMRC to escalate and resolve client queries.  Maintaining client files and administration of client records, as well as answering incoming calls and meeting and greeting visitors to the office.


The ideal candidate will have.


Part qualified in ACCA, ACA, CIMA or AAT.

Previous experience of working in an Accountancy practice

Proven experience in accounting and tax preparation.

Confident with Accounting software e.g., Xero, QuickBooks

Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

Excellent organisational and time-management skills.

Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy.


This is a great opportunity for a part Qualified Assistant Accountant to join a growing and dynamic team with real potential for career development. The role offers a salary of up to £23,000 with study support and other great benefits.

Contact Name:
Angie Madden