Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Taunton, Somerset
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 23000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Job Title: Accounts Assistant

Location: Taunton, Somerset

Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 PA DOE

Hours: Full time, permanent, 8.45am - 5.15pm, Monday to Friday


  • Comprehensive induction programme

  • Annual salary review

  • Annual bonus scheme

  • Study support both financially and time to study during the working day

  • Unlimited holiday allowance

  • 'Lifestyle' day off (6 per year, pro-rata for part time)

  • Access to company gym

  • Luxurious offices

  • Day off for your birthday

  • Access to BUPA Employee Assistance Program

  • Great culture

  • Fabulous Company events

  • Pension

  • Sick pay

The Company: A dynamic and forward thinking Accountants responsible for clients across a range of industry sectors. and growing business with excellent local reputation. They are a friendly, yet ambitious business who offer fantastic benefits to their staff and provide an exceptional service to all of their clients.

The Role: This is a great opportunity to progress your career and join a growing and fun team of Accountants who are responsible for a varied portfolio of non-audit clients. You will assist with accounts production, tax returns, bookkeeping and payroll.

Daily duties will include:

  • Working closely with Managers and Director on a daily basis updating them on client work.

  • Assisting in the completing of clients' payrolls, communicating with clients and ensuring all pay runs are correctly reported on time to HMRC.

  • Assisting clients in bookkeeping and ensuring VAT returns are completed on time for submission to HMRC.

  • Processing client invoices and bank reconciliation in the relevant cloud software.

  • Assisting in general accounts production work.

  • Assisting in the completion of self-assessment tax returns.

  • General administration duties in the office such as filing and database management.

  • Providing an excellent service to all clients.

The person:

  • Experience in a similar role.

  • Ideally you will be AAT Level 2 or 3 qualified or you will be qualified by experience from a role within an Accounting practice.

  • A pro-active and committed attitude to work.

  • Professional and well presented.

  • Well organised and self-motivated.

  • Flexible and adaptable personality.

Next Steps… Please apply online or contact a member of the team to discuss the opportunity on 01823 285440. You can also email any queries to

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