We are seeking a motivated and ambitious candidate to join our York based Accounts & Audit team in the role of Accounts & Audit Assistant.  Candidates will ideally have both Practice and Audit experience and will be at least AAT Level 3 qualified with a desire to complete Level 4 (study support will be provided).

Accounts & Audit Assistant main duties include:

  • Preparation of statutory accounts from client records
  • Completion of corporation tax computations including ixbrl tagging submissions
  • Audit duties including scrutinising client records and documenting findings in a clear and concise manner for conclusion under the guidance of the audit senior
  • Managing multiple tasks with different managers whilst having an awareness of deadlines
  • Attend year end stock takes, record results in a suitable manner and produce a meaningful stock take report

Person Specification


  • Applicants will ideally be AAT level 3 qualified, or part-qualified, with a desire to complete the full AAT qualification.
  • Study support towards completion of the AAT qualification will be provided.
  • Achieved minimum A level grades of 2 B’s and 1 C or equivalent.


Travel to client premises is required as part of this role,  (together with other members of the Audit team), which includes occasional overnight stays.  Having your own transport and a full driving licence would be advantageous.


Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview.

Key Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Drive and ambition to work within a progressive and commercial environment
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Flexibility & commitment
  • Familiarity of Microsoft Office packages, in particular Excel
  • A team player


Competitive + benefits including study support (where applicable) company pension scheme, health care scheme and flexi-time
Full time (37.5 hours per week)