Accounts Assistant

ClearSky Business

Posted: 16/01/2019


Part time


The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services companies, and we are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join our growing practice in Warrington.

Through our brands, we specialise in managing tax, employment, accountancy and legislative compliance for the UK’s small businesses and contingent workforce – our solutions are market leading, and we’re always looking out for the best possible employees.

As an Accounts Assistant, you will be aligned to ClearSky Business, which is one of the Top 100 firms of Accountants in the UK. You will primarily be responsible for supporting accountants in providing a high-quality service for our clients. So, if you have an understanding of practice accountancy and excellent customer service attributes, then we want to hear from you.


The key responsibilities for the role will include, but are not limited to:

Assisting in the production of Company Accounts/ Personal tax returns

Complete Book-keeping for clients where appropriate

Complete VAT calculations for clients

Complete Bank Reconciliations

Complete Account Submissions for clients on behalf of Accountants

CIS Monthly submissions to HMRC

Support the team to continuously deliver the agreed level of service

Online submission of documents to Companies House and HMRC

To undertake any other duties as requested by your line manager within the scope of the role or for your own personal development


Person Specification


Experience of completing book-keeping tasks

Experience of completing VAT calculations

Currently studying for a professional accountancy qualification (AAT/ ACCA)

Excellent communication and relationship building skills


Experience of working in a practice

An understanding of SMEs


Please note: We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without the need for sponsorship.

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