Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Taunton, Somerset
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Admin
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Accounts Assistant

LOCATION: Taunton, Somerset

SALARY: up to £25,000 PA DOE

HOURS: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5.30pm (1 hour for lunch)

BENEFITS: 25 days holiday + bank holidays, company pension, working in a down to earth and friendly environment, modern open plan offices, regular team treats.

THE COMPANY: A successful and established accountancy practice that provides an award winning and personal service to all their clients.

THE ROLE: You will work in the team that reports directly to the Accounts Manager. You will contribute to the effective running of the accounts department.


  • Working closely with the Manager 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 completed.

  • 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


  • Studying towards AAT or newly qualified AAT L3 or L4( our client would also consider someone who works in an accounting practice who is not qualified but is performing the same duties)

  • Experience using accounting software.

  • General all round accounts / finance experience.

  • Excellent communication skills and great team player.

  • Reliable, proactive and motivated attitude.


Please apply online or email your CV to If you would like to speak to someone before applying then please call the office on 01823 285440.

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