Trainee Bookkeeper

Vacancy Details

This is a Jobs Growth Wales vacancy

Employer Name:

Seamount Business Services, Pontypool

Type of vacancy:

Jobs Growth Wales

Location:

Pontypool

Closing Date:

07/07/2019

Vacancy ID:

44962

Pay:

National minimum wage

Hours of Work:

37.5 hours per week

Start Date:

08/07/2019

Age Range:

Applicants must be between 16 and 24

Duration of vacancy:

Six month job initially with a view to becoming a permanent position

Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Occupation:
Administration Assistant
Sector:
Administration, Business and Office Work
As a Trainee Bookkeeper, your main role will be to keep statutory records for a variety of clients ranging from sole traders to small limited companies on a variety of accounting packages, MSExcel, Sage, Xero and Quickbooks.
Activities required
• Processing sales receipts and payments
• Checking company bank statements
• Preparing and processing journals
• Liaising with clients directly to obtain information
• Preparing Management Accounts
As a small team there is also a requirement to undertake some administration tasks as and when necessary.
• Using a variety of software packages, such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, Powerpoint, Excel, Access etc.
• Sorting and distributing incoming post and organising and sending outgoing post
• Photocopying and printing various documents
• Other ad hoc administrative tasks as required
We are looking for a team player who is willing to work using their own initiative and to grow the role and to take ownership of tasks as allocated.

Training provided

After successful completion of the probationary period we will discuss with you any formal training you would like to undertake and will support you in completing the training in a timely manner.

Preferred Learning Provider

ISA TRAINING (WBL)

Desirable personal qualities

We are looking for a team player who is willing to work using their own initiative and to grow the role and to take ownership of tasks as allocated.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements

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Eligibility

Please check that you are eligible to apply for Jobs Growth Wales before applying.
Your application will be refused if you are not eligible.

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