Trainee Accountant

Posted 19 May 2023
Salary £15000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits: Study Support
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Trainee Accountant | £15,000 - £20,000 + Study | Bolton | Fantastic team and culture | Rapidly-growing firm

Axon Moore have partnered with an up-and-coming accounting firm, based in Bolton, as they seek to bolster their team with the addition of a Trainee Accountant of the back of a period of sustained growth for the business.

This is a fully office-based role so candidates must live within a commutable distance to Bolton. Moreover, given the opportunities to progress within this firm, candidates must be hard-working, ambitious and driven to achieve their goals and succeed.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Provide support to our team of experienced accountants
  • Assist with the preparation of financial statements, tax returns and VAT returns
  • Learn and assist with bookkeeping tasks
  • Learn and assist with payroll tasks
  • Learn and assist with tax planning and compliance
  • Completing on-the-job training and off-the-job training to achieve a professional accounting qualification (AAT) – Day release will be granted to the candidates selected college
  • Ad-hoc duties
Required Skills and Experience:
  • Strong interest in accounting and finance
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies
Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Jack Moss at or on 07432597035 see our website at