Graduate Finance / Accountancy Trainee

by | Sep 28, 2022 | Vacancies

The Position:

We’re looking for a Graduate Trainee to join our team. Tasks include:

  • Undertake professional training with AAT / ICAEW / ACCA.
  • Assist with management and year end accounts preparation as directed by other staff.
  • Prepare and draft tax returns for corporate and private clients.
  • Attend audits as required.
  • Assist with ad-hoc work, such as valuations, charity and pension scheme audits etc.
  • Analyse bank account transactions and bank reconciliations for management and year end accounts.
  • Prepare VAT returns. Supervision and assistance will be given when dealing with more complex clients.
  • Take ownership of allocated tasks and be aware of deadlines for work being carried out.

About you:  

  • Answer telephone in a professional manner including taking and passing on messages.
  • Interact well with clients and other staff members.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and organisation.
  • Strong mathematical and administrative skills.
  • Work independently but also as part of a team and help others when required.
  • Conversant with Microsoft Excel and Word.

Personal qualities:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Honest
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Trustworthy

The Company:

Dunkley’s Chartered Accountants are based in Bradley Stoke, Bristol working closely with both individuals and businesses to provide practical and professional accountancy advice. We pride ourselves on the great care we take with clients and employees alike.

  • We offer a competitive salary and our employee benefits include a workplace pension, income protection insurance, life insurance and free onsite car parking.
  • We provide training in software such as IRIS, Xero, Quickbooks and Silverfin.
  • As a company, the guiding principles we champion are expertise, honesty, professionalism and fun.

If you share this same ethos, we would love to hear from you as joining the Dunkley’s team could be the best decision you ever make.

The Location:

Our office in Bradley Stoke is just minutes from the M4, M5, M32 and Bristol Parkway which makes it the ideal workplace for anyone living within Bristol or the South-West.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Join an award winning firm
  • Friendly, inclusive workplace
  • Competitive salary
  • Great employee benefits
  • Full general practice training to include audit/accounts/tax/advisory

Closing Date: 30 September 2022

Working Hours:  Monday – Friday 08.25 – 16.55 with 1 hour for lunch.

Interested in applying?

Please send your CV and covering letter to Caroline Jones at Dunkley’s, Woodlands Grange, Woodlands Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol BS32 4JY or email caroline.jones@dunkleys.accountants by 28 October 2022

What can we do for you?

If there’s anything you’d like to know about Dunkley’s, we’d love to hear from you.