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  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: ‭9,000
  • Level: 3
  • Reference: 31325
11/10/2019 The Growth Company Manchester M2 4AH


  • Sector: business admin law
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: ‭9,000
  • Level: 3
  • Reference: 31325
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About this opportunity

Williamson & Croft LLP are seeking a suitable candidate for the position of Trainee Associate at their Manchester City Centre office. Trainee Associate is an entry level role within the accountancy and tax compliance team.

A normal day would include:

• Client Recordkeeping, bookkeeping and data entry (processing invoices and payments etc.);
• Preparing VAT returns for review and submission;
• Preparing draft financial statements and reports using the firms’ software and completing the internal working papers for review.
• Assisting and preparing self-assessment tax returns for a variety of entities and individual.
• Processing Payroll and preparing reports and payslips.
• General office administration which will include (new client on boarding, telephone answering, correspondence out preparation, dealing with correspondence in and assisting senior staff as necessary)

What you could go on to do
The Firm will support the candidate to grow within the Firm, with the prospect of promotions as they develop their skills and experience.

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

• A-C/9-4 at GCSE Level (primarily Maths and English)
• AAT Level 2 or A-Level Maths/Accounting

Personal Qualities

• High level attention to detail
• Proactive and self-motivate
• Able to work with a team
• Having interpersonal abilities
• Able to work under pressure
• Friendly and tactful
• Organised


• High level of written and spoken communication
• Microsoft excel skills
• General math skills
• High level of problem solving

Get more details

Do you hold grades A-C Maths and English GCSE's (achieved or predicted)?


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