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AAT Trainee - Ayrshire

Accountancy Practice - Part Qualified Accountant
Ref: 2698 Date Posted: Monday 31 Dec 2018
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A leading Scottish accountancy practice is currently looking for an ambitious and motivated school leaver to join the firm as an AAT Trainee.

The Role

The role involves providing trainee level support to the department whilst studying towards an entry level qualification.

On Offer

​A competitive salary along with study support towards the AAT qualification.


  • Accounts preparation
  • Maintain and process clients records and prepare quarterly VAT returns
  • To assist with payroll and bookkeeping as required
  • To assist senior personnel with tax work
  • GPM – updating position of clients on database
  • Ensure any client issues are dealt with and that senior staff are aware of any points raised
  • General administration duties as directed by Manager/Director
  • Demonstrate the CD values at all times
  • To assist in any reasonable manner to achieve the requirements of CD and the business goals


  • A minimum of four Scottish Highers at grade A or B, two of which should include Mathematics, English or Accounting.
  • A strong desire to learn and develop; with the drive to study towards AAT (professional accountancy entry level qualification)
  • A strong team player
  • IT literate; good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good time management skills and able to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Self motivated

Suitable candidates will also display the following behaviours:

  • Client Focus
  • Decision Making
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Planning and Organising 
  • Drive for Results

For further information please contact Alex Allen on 0141 648 9150 or at