Accounts Technician - Trusts & Estates

  • Job Reference: J1174
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2018
  • Location: Eastbourne
  • Salary: £22,500 to £28,000
  • Sector: Accounting, All Accountancy Jobs, General Practice, Outsourcing/Bookkeeping/Management Accounts, Tax
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair
  • Email: lydia@protalent.co
  • Telephone: 01273 491 852

Job Description

ProTalent are looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant to specialize in Trusts & Estates within a leading independent Sussex firm.

The Firm:
• An extremely successful and reputable accountancy firm
• One of the larger accountancy firms on the Sussex coast
• A large, diverse and loyal client base
• Friendly offices and a fun, dynamic and really fabulous working environment
• Supportive and progressive firm 

The Role: 
• Drafting trust and estate accounts to include cash analysis and investment schedules. 
• Assisting the client manager with everyday trust and estate administration 
• Drafting trust and estate tax returns and liaising with HM Revenue & Customs 
• Setting up and maintaining client details 

The Successful Applicant: 
• Accountancy qualification, such as AAT 
• Experience of accounts preparation in an accountancy practice 
• Excellent attention to detail
• Able to work using own initiative and keep to deadlines 
• Current working knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel 
• Willingness to develop technical knowledge by way of in-house training and external courses
• Previous experience of working within trusts and estates and dealing with self-assessment tax returns would be beneficial 

Study support for the STEP Qualifications is on offer, together with a competitive salary and impressive benefits package.

An exciting opportunity to join a fabulous firm and really progress your career.

Thank you for your interest.