Accounts Assistant

£28,000.00 - £35,000.00 / Yearly
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  • Salary: £28,000.00 - £35,000.00 / Yearly
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Job Description

Signature Recruitment Bristol is thrilled to partner with a prestigious Chartered Accountancy Practice located in the picturesque heart of Bath. Our client is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Accounts Assistant, with practice experience, to join their team. This company are going from strength to strength, growing year on year. The role has come around due to organic growth within the company.

Joining a team of 20, you will be looking after clients’ accounts, assisting with management accounts, bookkeeping and year end reporting. This is a full-time hybrid role, working 37.5 hours a week, core hours being 9am to 5pm but they are flexible around this.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive salary of up to £35,000 per annum.
  • Flexible working arrangements around you.
  • Clear career pathways with excellent development opportunities.
  • Hybrid working arrangements – 2 days in office.
  • Cycle to work scheme.

The role

As an Accounts Assistant, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the day-to-day financial operations of the practice. Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with preparation of statutory accounts for clients
  • Prepare end of year financial statements
  • Bookkeeping assignments for clients, this could be in the office or on site
  • Management accounts
  • HMRC & VAT returns
  • Client relationship building, query answering and dealing with any issues


  • A strong foundation in accounting principles and practices
  • AAT Level 3, or AACA or ACA qualification or qualified by experience.
  • Proficiency in relevant accounting software (e.g., Xero, QuickBooks)
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities
  • A proactive and adaptable approach to work

If you’re ready to take the next step in your accounting career and join a reputable firm committed to excellence, we want to hear from you! Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity – apply today by submitting your CV to Amelia at Signature Recruitment by emailing

Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

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