TRAINEE ACCOUNTANT REQUIRED FOR OUR WATERFORD AND KILKENNY OFFICES
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Connors and Co Chartered Accountants is a progressive two partner firm with offices in Waterford and Kilkenny. We are currently expanding our Payroll, Bookkeeping and Accounting services by recruiting a trainee accountant to support our clients in these areas.
Successful candidates will be graduates with relevant third level qualifications who are interested in pursuing a career in accountancy. Previous experience in accounting, payroll or bookkeeping would be an advantage but is not essential. You will have the full support of our experienced staff to help you gain the confidence and skills to become an Accountancy professional.
You will work on a full-time basis with the firm, remotely as appropriate while Covid restrictions continue, and then from our Waterford or Kilkenny office (according to our requirements).
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
As a trainee accountant, you will primarily be responsible for supporting a portfolio of bookkeeping and payroll clients. This will involve working with suitably qualified staff to ensure that the service we provide is delivered effectively and efficiently and meets our company and client expectations.
We have developed a streamlined bookkeeping service, using Surf accounts and other automated process efficiencies. You will receive full training on all IT software packages required to fulfil your role.
As part of the payroll and bookkeeping team, you will develop skills and experience in the following areas:
Maintaining and preparing of payroll records
Bookkeeping for clients, primarily using cloud-based accounting software tools
Assisting in the preparation of accounts for companies, sole traders, partnerships and other organisations
Assisting in Preparing tax returns and computations including Income Tax, VAT, and PAYE
Other business advisory services when necessary
We offer a competitive remuneration package including financial supports towards your chosen professional qualifications in the form of educational expenses and appropriate study leave.
This is a rare opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing firms of accountants and business advisors in the South East area.
Please email your CV and cover letter to
The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 31st March 2021.