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Accounts Assistant - Okehampton

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  • Okehampton, Devon, England
  • Permanent,
  • Accounts,
  • 6486
  • 17/11/2023
Job description


Location: Okehampton, EX20

Job type: Permanent

Hours: Monday to Friday 36.25 hours per week, part time hours also considered

Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 per annum

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions, operating as an employment agency, are currently recruiting for an Account Assistant to join our clients accountancy practice in Okehampton on a permanent contract.

Duties & responsibilities:

      Preparing financial statements for limited companies, partnerships and sole traders

Providing bookkeeping services

Preparation of personal and corporate tax computations and returns

Filing companies house and HM revenue & customs documents on clients behalf

Ensuring that accounting records for clients are maintained and kept up to date

Dealing with the preparation and completion of quarterly VAT returns

Complying with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements

General admin duties to provide support to the Partner, Managers and the office

About you:

      Good working knowledge of Word, Excel, Xero and QuickBooks

Experience of delivering exceptional customer service in an office based environment

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to learn new IT skills quickly

AAT qualified or qualified by experience

Experience of working in a practice-based environment would be advantageous


      Full time or part time hours considered

Hybrid working options considered

Annual salary review

20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, increasing to 25 days after 3 years' service

Opportunity to carry over holiday to following year

Death in service 3 x annual salary

Access to Westfield rewards and health scheme

24-hour employee assistance program helpline

Buy and sell holiday

Cycle to work scheme

Payroll charitable giving

Private medical insurance

Introducing clients and staff commission scheme

Pension 3%, rising to 4% after 4 years' service

Enhanced maternity and paternity pay after one year service

To apply for this position, please submit your CV via the Apply Now button or contact Shannon Bunch on for more information.


If this role is permanent, Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is operating as the employment agency. If this job is a temporary role, Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is operating as the employment business. Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job

Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

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