TPP Finance offer career advice and services for a range of appointments in finance & accountancy. We are committed to providing a great service for anyone seeking Assistant Accountant jobs in the UK. Also referred to as Part-Qualified Accountant Jobs, these roles are a step up from Accounts Assistant.
Responsibilities & Duties for Assistant Accountant Roles
Assistant Accountant jobs focus on supporting the Financial Accountant, Management Accountant or Head of Finance, depending on the size of the organisation. Duties vary but generally include; assisting with management and statutory accounts, intercompany reconciliations, bookkeeping up to trial balance and payments.
Skills Required for Assistant Accountant Jobs
Assistant Accountants typically have several years experience, having progressed from junior finance roles and usually have a Degree in Accountancy or are studying towards a CCAB recognised qualification (e.g. ACCA) or CIMA. Depending on the organisation, Assistant Accountant jobs usually require experience of using particular accounting packages, such as: SAGE, SUN, Vision, QuickBooks, PS Financial or Great Plains