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  • Job Type: Graduate Job
  • Profession: Chartered Accountancy
  • Start Date: Unspecified
  • Number of Positions: 1
  • Location: Sutton and Milton Keynes
  • UCAS Points: 280
  • Disciplines Recruited From: Any degree discipline
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Degree Required: 2:1

As a Trainee Accountant you will be supporting the Accounting and Outsourcing Services Team on the delivery of  statutory accounts preparation to a wide range of clients.

Your role will be to support management in the preparation of statutory  accounts, year end financial statements /accounts, maintaining accounting records and preparing management accounts for clients within set time scales whilst study towards professional qualification.

Job Role

  • To assist with the preparation of statutory accounts
  • To assist with preparation of year end financial statements/accounts
  • To assist with maintaining the accounting records and
  • To assist with preparing management accounts for clients.
  • To assist with preparation of HMRC VAT returns.
  • Communicate with the team on any issues or findings
  • To develop and apply technical knowledge gained from studies and on the job experience
  • To ensure timesheets are completed on a weekly basis
  • To have an awareness of the various services provided by Mazars
  • To maintain a professional working relationship with clients
  • To attend client social activities
  • Attend all training courses as required

Person Specification & Academic Requirements

  • Demonstrates strong analytical and research skills
  • Effectively able to manage projects
  • Takes ownership of assigned tasks
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload
  • Ability to produce accurate and timely work
  • Participates in meetings, providing information and ideas with clarity and persuasiveness
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Respects differences in people and values diversity of ideas
  • Actively offers assistance to colleagues
  • Applies active listening skills – asks questions when necessary but makes basic assumptions when appropriate
  • Ability to build relationships
  • Actively seeks to enhance own expertise and knowledge
  • Demonstrates drive and commitment to self development
  • Professional approach to work and clients i.e. professional appearance, respect for individuals, and ethical conduct
  • Adopts a pro-active approach to work

Academic Requirements  

  • 2:1 or above in any degree discipline
  • Minimum of 280 UCAS points (to have achieved in the same academic year, from your best 3 A Levels and excluding General Studies).
  • Grade B or above in GCSE English Language and Maths.

Training Contract & Study Support

Graduates: We will fund for you to study towards the ACCA qualification.

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