Wanted: Client Account Assistant

30th January 2020

We are looking for a friendly, team-orientated individual to join us as:

Client Account Assistant

Role Summary

To support our Client Account Managers (CAM) by preparing year end accounts, management accounts book-keeping and VAT returns as directed and to assist in the completion of administration duties and tax computations, where necessary. 

Qualifications & Experience 

  • Qualified or part qualified AAT desirable but not essential
  • Experience of working in an accountancy business for at least two years if not qualified
  • Experience in bookkeeping / finance function of a business of three years if not qualified
  • Familiarity with Xero, Sage and Iris would be helpful


  • Prepare draft accounts and supporting lead schedule pack to a high standard ready for review
  • Draft the tax computations ready for tax review
  • Prepare management accounts and perform health checks as required
  • Complete VAT returns for clients as required
  • Complete book keeping for clients as required
  • Follow internal systems to ensure a consistent and efficient process for all work
  • Work within budgets set bringing any issues to the attention of the CAM
  • Undertake admin task as necessary as part of delivering a high-quality service to clients
  • Undertake company secretarial work as required

Hours required

A minimum of 25 hours per week

Full-time (37.5 hours per week) will be considered 


  • A market rate salary commensurate with the duties and experience of the candidate
  • Flexible working in the delightful town of Corsham
  • Work as part of a welcoming and friendly team

If you'd like to take up this rare opportunity, please apply in writing to Lucy Chappell, Business Manager at lucy.chappell@cvag.co.uk