Trainee Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Newton Abbot, Devon
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Admin
  • Contract Type
  • OrganizationType

We're supporting a local, well established Accountancy firm who have a rare opportunity for a Trainee Accounts Assistant to join the team.

This is a development position, perfect for someone seeking a career in Accountancy, looking for their first step into the industry.

You will learn the ropes supported by a friendly and knowledgeable team. Hard work, enthusiasm and a desire to learn will be rewarded with training and qualification opportunities and a successful career.

JOB TITLE: Trainee Accounts Assistant

LOCATION: Newton Abbot

HOURS: 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday, early Friday finish.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Salary dependent on experience. Qualifications and training funded and supported. Bonus scheme, study and career progression opportunities, generous holiday and pension, some flexibility in working hours, early finish on a Friday, onsite parking.

THE COMPANY: An independent local Accountancy firm who have been established for almost 30 years. This company pride themselves on their culture and staff retention and offer excellent opportunities for training and development.


  • Creating and updating client records

  • New client set ups

  • Collection and delivery of files

  • Filing, photocopying and scanning

  • Data input

  • Assisting other members of staff with administration

  • Eventually progressing to assisting with bookkeeping, payroll and preparation of accounts


  • A real desire and passion to pursue a career within Accountancy

  • Excellent work ethic and can do attitude

  • Strong computer skills

  • Ability to work as a team, but also to demonstrate initiative

  • Good level of education

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply online, send your CV to or call our office on 01392 426200.

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