Accounting Work Experience for University Students

  1. Accounting work Experience in London

Looking to start of your accounting career? Would like to develop your skills as an Accounts Assistant using cloud accounting software?  GM Professional Accountants gives you that opportunity to complete a work experience that is tailor made for graduates and beginners. The experience can help you get to positions such as trainee accountant, accounts assistant, accounts receivable and accounts payable positions with this Accounting work experience.

The work experience covers the duties of an accounts assistant using the cloud software package. This is free work experience and based on your commitment .

The experience is shadowing a qualified accountant from GM Professional Accountants, the main advantage of this work experience course is to give you experience in software packages and the job role which recruiters look for in jobs. Once you completed a test at the end, you will receive a reference from GM Professional Accountants. You will be undertaking live accounts and doing numerous accounts assistant exercises at the workshop.  This will ensure that you understand the concepts behind an Accounts assistant role.

The experience covers all aspects of Accounts Assistant duties.

This course comprises the following:

Accounts Assistant

  1. Introduction to Bookkeeping Double entry for Accounts Assistant
  2. Chart of accounts
  3. Nominal Accounts: Creation, maintenance of nominal codes
  4. Creating Supplier accounts and Customer accounts
  5. Coding and Posting Sales, purchases and expense invoices
  6. Value Added Tax (VAT) within purchase ledger and Sales Ledger
  7. Posting Customer Receipts, Posting supplier payments and Bank Payments
  8. Processing staff expenses
  9. Supplier statement reconciliations
  10. Bank Reconciliations
  11. Exporting reports
  12. Basic Accounting Concepts and Data Security
  13. Trial Balances
  14. Reconciliations

Q: What skills/qualifications do I need to complete this course?

Previous experience, qualification or skills to apply for experience is not needed . It is designed for beginners, people looking to develop their skills and graduates who are looking for experience to start their accounting career.


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