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Toast Accountants hiring for Trainee Accountant position (Graduate Program)

Due to the continued growth and development of Toast Accountants, the company are recruiting for a Trainee Accountant to be part of a growing team. The successful candidate must be prepared to learn and adapt to the digital age of accountancy and come to terms with Cloud Accounting Software such as Xero and Dext.

Toast Accountants will support the successful individual through their accountancy qualifications by providing a full training contract, paid study leave and course fees, exam fees etc.

Salary: £17,350.00 per year.

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Job Description

Job Duties may include some of the following:

  • Assist new clients in setting up with Toast by handling initial queries
  • Gathering digital records of client information to prepare for successful onboarding to accounting software
  • Processing of invoices and receipts in the cloud accounting software
  • Bookkeeping support & training
  • Client accounting software support & training
  • Assisting in accounts production for Sole Trader’s, partnerships, and Limited Companies
  • Communicating with clients via Zoom, email, and telephone on a regular basis
  • Assisting in Individual & Corporation Tax Returns
  • Completing workloads delegated by Client Manager
  • Any other reasonable duties which may be required from management from time to time.
  • Use office Microsoft packages to maintain and update internal reports

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Accountancy or related subject (minimum 2:2)
  • Must possess excellent IT, communication, and organisational skills
  • Ambitious and eager to develop a career in accountancy
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines is essential

Desirable Criteria:

  • Xero software experience
  • Previous experience in an Accountancy environment

What do we offer:

  • Training Contract – Recognised professional qualification (ACCA)
  • Immediate client work
  • A permanent role in a fast moving, growing company
  • Fast Progression on a structured career path
  • Agile working options – fully remote available or hybrid if preferred
  • Learning and Development throughout your career
  • Exposure to the modern accounting and finance solutions available
  • We are an equal opportunities employer


  • Work from home

COVID-19 considerations:

Full COVID policy applies if you wish to work from an office location


  • Application deadline: 10/08/2021
  • Expected start date: 24/08/2021