Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £18,000.00 - £22,000.00 gross per year
  • Blackburn


Award-winning firm of chartered accountants - Audit Assistant - Excellent benefits - Blackburn

Your new firm
A dynamic and award-winning firm of chartered accountants and business advisers with offices across the North West are currently recruiting for an Audit Assistant to sit in their head office in Blackburn. As a business they have ambitious growth plans and their goal is to be the leading North-West firm of finance professionals. This is an excellent opportunity for to join a vibrant team and firm that is continuously going from strength to strength.

Your new role
As an Audit Assistant you will work on audit assignments (70% of the role) as part of a wider team both in your office and at client sites. You will be involved in the team working on special corporate assignments, such as grant claims, forecasting and interim FD roles. You will carry out accounts preparation for larger companies and this will include corporation tax computations. This will be a progressive role whereby you will need to allow for progression opportunities.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful in this position you will need to firstly be passionate about providing great client service, be able to communicate with people at all levels, be motivated and work well under pressure. You should ideally have experience working in practice, have accounting & audit skills, be studying towards or attained AAT, ACA or ACCA qualification and have strong organisational skills.

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for you to join a leading accountancy firm and a dynamic team. The firm would be looking to pay a competitive salary dependant on experience, offer full technical training and study support, 23.5 days holiday + bank holidays, free parking, flexible benefits (salary sacrifice) including extra holidays/medical insurance/child care vouchers and employer pension contribution of 8%.

What you need to do now
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  • accounting
  • recruitment
  • tax