Department: Accounts & Outsourcing

Location: Maidstone

Closing Date: 31 October 2019


School Leaver (AAT candidate) 

We are a well-established and growing top 15 firm with a strong reputation for providing a high-quality service, with areas of technical expertise in the following areas: Corporate Business, Non-Profit, Pension Funds, Professional Practice and Private Clients.


Purpose of the role

We are looking for an ambitious School leaver to join our successful and growing Accounts and Outsourcing team based in Maidstone. You will be joining a talented team committed to delivering a high-quality service to a varied portfolio of clients.



Basic Bookkeeping duties using a variety of accounting software e.g. Sage, Xero, Exact such as processing of invoices and payments, maintaining accounts payables/receivables ledgers, bank reconciliation, posting journals and accruals, year-end reporting and intergroup reconciliations if applicable (to be able to process transactions manually and using automation).

  • Assist in the preparation and submission of VAT returns
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly/quarterly management reports for a range of clients
  • Assist in the preparation of basic corporation tax returns
  • Assist in the preparation of statutory accounts under FRS102
  • Prepare basic annual company filings (confirmation statement, appointments/resignation of directors, and change of year-end...)
  • Acquire and maintain technical knowledge for your level to the required standard
  • Complete exams and training requirements under the apprenticeship scheme
  • Complete assigned areas of work within the time budget and deadlines set by seniors
  • Take responsibility for your work and able to multi-task in an organised manner
  • Prioritise own work and deadlines


Technical skills, experience & knowledge

  • An exceptional team player with the ability to prioritise
  • Ability to anticipate problems and produce solutions


Our minimum requirements

  • BBB (or equivalent UCAS points) from three A Levels (or equivalent)
  • GCSE grade B or above in Maths and English Language


Why join Crowe?

As one of the UK’s leading firms, we are always looking for exceptional people to join us. All of our people live Crowe’s values of professionalism, integrity, quality, development and approachability. Our ethos is to promote this friendly, approachable and professional style as trusted advisors, building strong and long-term relationships with our clients.

We offer you an opportunity to continue your career and work for a firm that offers development, knowledge and the chance to progress. You will work alongside experienced specialists who put the client at the heart of everything they do.

At Crowe, you will find the expertise, the resources and, above all, the commitment to help you build a satisfying and rewarding career. In return, we can offer you continued career development, highly competitive salaries and flexible benefits. You will also have the opportunity to work for a firm that truly puts its people at the forefront of its thinking.

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