Work Placement Experience (12 months)
Our independent status means we offer clients high level of partner involvement.
You’re more visible, more accountable and more fundamental to our success.
About us Content
PKF Littlejohn LLP is an independent firm of chartered accountants and business advisors based in Canary Wharf. With in-depth expertise in many fields of tax, accountancy and finance, we work for clients ranging from large, listed corporates and SMEs to individuals, their families and their businesses.
Why work for us
Our independent status means we offer clients a high level of partner involvement, together with the combined knowledge and experience of an established, close-knit team. At PKF Littlejohn LLP, every individual matters. You’re more visible, more accountable and more fundamental to our success. If you’re successful you’ll enjoy challenging work in an environment, which encourages personal success. We deliberately seek to recruit individuals who have combined academic excellence with direct experience in business life.
The post-holder will be taught to assist in all aspects of bookkeeping including: • Transactions processing to trial balance • Preparation and processing of journals • Reconciling accounts payable and receivable • Producing aged debtor and creditor listings • Monthly management accounts • Extended trial balance • Preparation of VAT returns • Maintaining cash books/nominal ledgers/sales and purchase ledgers • Preparation of bank reconciliation’s • Writing cheques and banking processes • Use a variety of accounting systems, including Xero, Quickbooks, Sage and many more
The Successful Applicant
Essential GCSE grades A-C, or equivalent, in Maths and English. Desirable 300 UCAS points or equivalent • Able to work on his/her own with limited support • Team player • Computer literate, ideally familiar with Word, Excel • Effective communication skills • Willingness to ask for help/ask questions • Willingness and ability to learn • Commercial awareness • Good attention to detail • Effective time-management skills • Flexibility • Strong organisational skills • Able to work on own initiative • Ability to prioritise workload • Work to deadlines • Problem solver
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