We currently have the following job vacancies …

SIXTH FORM AND COLLEGE LEAVERS – ADMINISTRATIVE JUNIOR – CHELTENHAM

Crowthers Chartered Accountants are a firm of accountants with four offices.  We are currently looking for a recent school or college leaver with excellent A-level results or equivalent qualification to join our growing team in our Cheltenham office. 

This is a full time vacancy.

The role

The role will require the individual to perform administrative duties and clerical duties to assist our  team of accountants and tax specialists to ensure the office runs smoothly.   There are three directors in our Cheltenham office who require administrative support to enable them to focus on looking after our clients and the individual we recruit will be a key part of that support team.

The role will be varied and change from day-to-day based on the needs of the directors, but your core role will include:

  • Answering telephones.
  • Reception duties including dealing with clients, making drinks and creating a great first impression.
  • Managing diaries and appointments for the directors and managers, including arranging conference calls and meetings.
  • Assisting the two tax directors with their administrative requirements and carrying out activities similar to that of a PA.
  • Running office errands, including the banking, going to the Post Office, ordering and collecting lunches for internal meetings, purchasing office supplies from the shops and other duties as required.
  • Managing stationery supplies for the office.
  • Typing duties including composing correspondence and engagement letters.
  • Publishing documents to our clients via our secure internet portal.
  • Assisting in the completion of anti-money laundering checks.
  • Assisting in the development of more robust administrative systems.

The role will be supervised by the senior secretary in our Cheltenham team, but the individual will also assist the two tax directors with their requirements, ensuring that the role will be varied with good opportunities for  career progression.

Full training on all aspects of the role will be provided.

The individual

We are looking for a recent school or college leaver that is keen to work in a busy professional practice.

You must be a recent college or school leaver to apply and have achieved good grades at A-level or equivalent or be predicted to achieve high grades.

The individual should have the following qualities:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent typing skills and IT skills (particularly Word and Excel).
  • Excellent communication skills and good telephone manner.
  • Dedicated, enthusiastic, flexible and keen to learn.

Location

The role will be based in our office in Cheltenham town centre.

There is no parking available at our office so the ideal candidate will live locally or be willing to commute by public transport.

Remuneration

The salary will be in the region of £14,000 to £16,000 based on the level of experience of the individual.

Application

To apply please email your CV to Susan Pudge at jobs2021@crowther.co.uk.

 

SIXTH FORM AND COLLEGE LEAVERS – TRAINEE ACCOUNTANT – LEDBURY

We are currently looking for an ambitious school or college leaver with excellent A-level results or equivalent qualification to join our growing accounts team in our Ledbury office.

The role

The full-time role will involve bookkeeping and the preparation of client management accounts including processing invoices, reconciling bank accounts and maintaining clients accounting records.

The role will develop towards the preparation of statutory and management accounts, VAT returns and tax returns. 

Training on cloud based accountancy software packages such as Xero and Kashflow will be provided as well as our professional accounting software.

We are offering the opportunity to train for professional accountancy qualifications which will be offered as part of the salary and training package. Study leave will be provided for the AAT examinations and we will cover all the costs for the first attempt at any of the papers. 

AAT is a recognised qualification for accountants and bookkeepers and is a great stepping stone to training as a Chartered Accountant. 

The individual

The ideal candidate will be eager to develop a career in accountancy, be professional and able to communicate well with our team and clients.

You must be a recent college or school leaver to apply and have achieved good grades at A-level or be predicted to achieve high grades.

This position may require some travelling to clients so a driving license and access to your own vehicle are required.

Application

To apply, please e-mail your CV to Susan at jobs2021@crowther.co.uk.

 

FOR OTHER JOBS AND GENERAL NOTES

For all other job applicants, at the present time we do not have any specific vacancies.  However we are always open to receiving applications from local candidates that can demonstrate great technical qualities and a commitment to a long term career with us.

Initially, you can E-mail your CV to jobs2021@crowther.co.uk or send it by post to the address detailed below.  An Application Form will be provided for completion if we wish to consider you for interview. Please send your postal application to:

Crowthers Chartered Accountants
15 St Georges Road,
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GL50 3DT

Our firm is a Registered Training Office for ACA, ACCA and AAT students and individual training packages are offered to all our own student trainees.