Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for an ACA Trainee Accountant to join a Small Family owned Accounting firm in South Wales. This is an exciting opportunity for an aspiring financial professional. You will learn a range of new skills and will be fully supported throughout your training. This role is ideal for someone who has just left university and is looking to become a qualified accountant or for someone who has experience in an accounting function who is AAT qualified and looking to develop both academically and professionally. We would also consider applicants who part-qualified ACA or ACCA and are looking to complete their training. The Role Preparing sole trader, partnership and small limited company accounts Preparing Corporation and Income Tax Returns Assisting with Audits Preparing VAT Returns and bookkeeping Using Sage, Xero and QuickBooks Building a working relationship with clients Attending networking events to further the growth of the business Other responsibilities and ad hoc duties as required Once qualified, training will continue and the post holder will be required to keep up-to-date with changing technical and professional matters. Your Profile Advanced user of Excel, Word and other Microsoft Office applications Excellent problem-solving, analytical and numerical abilities Drive and ambition to contribute to business growth; self motivated with good team working skills Good communication skills, both verbal and written; professional phone manner and excellent customer care skills Good organisational and time management skills; ability to multi-task and prioritise effectively Minimum 5 GCSE including English & Maths A-B Minimum of 3 A Levels grades A-B The Company A Family Run Practice in South Wales, very well established and regarding, mainly engaging with Sole traders, Partnerships and Limited companies. The company prides itself on the customer services they deliver to their clients and the ongoing tenure and service passed down through the generations Salary & Benefits £17,000 Study Support Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.