Accounts Assistant – Honiton office

Griffin Chartered Accountants are looking for a well organised individual to join the firm’s accounts department. The role will be based in our Honiton office, which is located on Honiton High Street.  The successful candidate will have at least 1 year experience of working in practice to enable them to hit the ground running. Prior experience would need to include preparation of company accounts and corporation tax returns. Ideally the successful candidate could be either AAT qualified or part way through the qualification. However, all relevant experience will be considered.

The role will be varied, involving a mix of accounts preparation/tax as well as the opportunity to get involved in internal and external audit work if this were of interest.

Support would be provided for further studies towards the AAT, ACA or ACCA qualifications. This includes time off to attend college during the working day and college fees would be paid in full by the firm.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Compilation of accounts for limited companies and sole traders

  • Preparation of tax returns for individuals and companies

  • Bookkeeping and VAT returns

  • Undertaking internal and external audit work (training would be provided)

As a key member of the team, the successful candidate will work closely with the managers and partners and will have the opportunity to shape their own role as the firm continues to grow.

Salary dependent upon experience (£16,000 to £21,000).

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to