Accounts assistant

Starting your career as an accounts assistant is a great place to begin. Junior accountants are always in demand by employers of any type or size because accountants are the most sought-after professionals in the job market.

If you are pursuing the world of work after college or school or thinking of a career change, this is an excellent entry into the stable and rewarding career of accountancy and finance. Accountants are always relevant to all types of sectors/industries. So you can find a job in almost every industry - Vast Options.

Over 30 years, KBM is contributing to the accounting and finance sectors. AAT, NCFE, and Skillsfirst have approved KBM for delivery of qualifications and training. You will gain extensive accountancy training for the accounting job roles and further education. At KBM, you will gain accountancy work experience with FREE recruitment facility. 

Our accounting experts will help you during practical accountancy training in KBM Chartered Certified Accountants & Registered Auditors, a real workplace. KBM is ACCA recognised service provider and approved as an employer at Gold Level.

Course overview

As an accounts assistant, you will support accountants with administration. During the accounts assistant training course, you will understand essential accountancy concepts and practical skills. You will carry out a broad range of accounting tasks. Being an assistant accountant, you will effectively:

  • Prepare payroll
  • Work on VAT Return, VAT Reconciliations and year-end closing
  • HMRC enquiries handling
  • Work on trial balance and journals 
  • Tax returns processing
  • Prepare Credit control/debt chasing
  • Prepare company accounts
  • Manage petty cash
  • Prepare Purchase ledgers
  • Prepare invoices
  • Process company expenses
  • Create and maintain financial records
  • Fill out purchase orders
  • Answer the telephone

Digital accounting

Our accounting experts and chartered accountants will help you learn a wide range of accounting software like Sage 50, Sage One, IRIS, Xero, QuickBooks, Sage Payroll, Sage CIS, and MS Excel. Hence you will discover digital accounting skills through massive practical accounting training in an actual accounting workplace. On the other hand, you will gain accountancy work experience in our chartered account firm "KBM Chartered & Certified Accountants". 

Blended learning

KBM will use a blended approach to gain important theoretical concepts to apply them while training practically. It will give you a unique competitive edge in your quest to get a job. Our training programmes are blended with internationally recognised AAT and IFA. AAT and IFA are members of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).

Tutor support

At KBM, we always provide dedicated tutor support; it is helpful to succeed in your studies. As part of your training at KBM, you will access our reliable tutor support service. Our tutors will provide you with unlimited one to one and online support to help with the questions you may have during your study at KBM.

Course outcome

This accountancy course will provide you with the knowledge and practical hands-on experience on various bookkeeping methodologies and practices essentials. You will become capable of effectively recording, storing and processing accounting information. 

Location and duration

You can sign up for Accounts Assistant training in London or Birmingham. We are proud of preparing thousands of accountants over the past 30 years. You can complete this course in 6 months (212 hours).

Course benefits

  • Flexible and one to one support while training. You will choose your study pace, scheduling and sessions as per your choice.
  • KBM recruitment section will help you in job hunting
  • You will get valuable support in CV preparation with mock interview
  • Experience certificate from a chartered accountant firm
  • Accounting software programmes installed in your laptops for practice
  • Covering experience requirement for all key accountancy bodies

Salary range

Salaries vary from person to person, depend on experience. If you are in the London or Birmingham regions, you can look for £20-22,000 annually.

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