This is a fantastic opportunity to work within Michael J Dodden & Co Chartered Certified Accountants. We are an all-round accounting firm who deal with a range of clients from sole traders up to limited companies.

The Role

We are looking for an Accounts assistant to join our team in Bridgwater. They need to be eager to learn, competent numerically, computer literate, organised and keen to work as part of a team. This would be a full-time job with hours of 9am until 5pm (1-hour lunch) Monday to Friday. They would complete the AAT apprenticeship at Accountancy Learning alongside working at our firm. The starting salary would be at the apprenticeship wage for the first year. Duties will include preparing basic accounts, bank reconciliation, preparing VAT returns, processing payroll and general office admin jobs.

Essential Skills:

  • 5 GCSE’s Grade 9-4 (A*- C) Including Maths and English
  • Hardworking and Reliable
  • Good time management
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work individually and in a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Aptitude to learn
  • Self-starter with can do attitude who thrives in an entrepreneurial environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (including excel)
  • An interest in the Financial services sector


  1. Full Time – 35 hours a week
  2. Full study support towards your AAT qualification
  3. Holidays – standard 20 days plus bank holidays


  • Start date – As soon as possible


If you are interested in applying for the above position then please send your CV, together with a covering note to