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Job Description

An Accounting Technician will work for a company to prepare the financial information required by the accountant or business manager to enable them to make decisions this may include assisting in preparation of accounts, processing and paying invoices, preparing ledgers, preparing tax and VAT returns, dealing with company expenses etc.

Entry Requirements

There are not set requirements for this role but you will normally need 5 GCSE's 9-4 (A-C) including maths.  A levels in business studies, maths or economics may be an advantage.  You could get started as an accounts clerk or bookkeeper while you study to become an accounts technician.

Required Skills

  • Excellent maths skills
  • Good problem solving abilities
  • IT skills
  • Methodical and logical approach
  • Self-motivation
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Discretion and honesty

Starting Salary

£20,000 to £30,000

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