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Accounts Assistant

About the role

We are looking for someone with experience of working in an accountant's office to join a small friendly as an Accounts Assistant. Our client offers a low pressure, friendly environment with flexibility around your working week to meet your outside commitments.

You will work across our portfolio of clients building up a detailed knowledge of their affairs.

The role will be office based in Ponteland for the first month whilst you get to know the team, after which the option for hybrid working will be available.

Your hours can be arranged to suit your circumstances.

You will:

  • Prepare accounts files from client records

  • Perform bookkeeping for clients

  • Prepare VAT returns

  • Perform basic taxation computations

  • Handle with general queries from clients

Key Skills:

  • Basic Excel

  • Basic Word

  • Xero, VT and Sage (Preferred)

  • IRIS practice management (Preferred)

  • Experience in an accountancy practice (Required)


  • 28 Days Holiday (Including bank holidays)

  • Flexibility on holidays (your entitlement will be flexible as to taking additional days beyond the entitlement)

  • Flexible Hours – You can work the times of day you choose to fit your daily needs

  • On site Parking

If you’re looking for a part time role to fit around you’re busy home schedule then apply to join a small close-knit accountancy firm.

If you’re interested in the role click ‘Apply Now’ and a member of our team will be in touch.

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