Accounts Assistant – Sage Training


Why Accounts Assistant training:

According to recently published Salary Survey, Accounts Assistant level job roles will see a steady growth in salary and openings in year 2018. With average accounts assistant salary around 25k , this is a high time to start or uplift your career to Accounts assistant level job roles.

Accounts Assistant play a vital role in taking the accounts from bookkeeping level to finalization of accounts. So your skills set should meet the desired expertise demanded by the employers. This is where our in-depth Accounts Assistant training is perfect fit for you.

In the Accounts Assistant Training Course We will be covering all the Bookkeeping elements like, Processing Sales day book, Purchase day book, Bank reconciliations , VAT adjustments and submissions. All of this will be backed by our academic workshops, giving you a blended approach to theory and practice. Further you will be progressing your skills set to understand the extended trail balances and closing the books for the year including the Journals and control accounts reconciliations.

Are there any Free Workshops available in Accounts Assistant Training Course?

Following workshops are integrated in your Accounts Assistant training to give you perfect blend of academic and practical skills

1. Control accounts computation and Implications training

2. Manual Bookkeeping training workshop

3. Understanding the VAT Schemes

4. Intermediate Excel Skills

5. Business Authorization and Internal controls

6. CIS computation and submissions

7. Job Awarness and CV Sessions

8. Mock Interview Sessions

9.Payroll Training


The Accounts Assistant trainingwill not only give you a comprehensive introduction to the basic principles of bookkeeping and VAT including payroll but you will also learn the year end journals and accounts finalization.

Course Contents:

Bookkeeping and VAT

  • Maintaining Purchase Ledger and Sales Ledger
  • Dealing with supplier/Customer queries
  • Raising Coding and updating invoices
  • Purchase ledger payments
  • Preparing payment runs
  • Recording payments
  • Assisting with credit control
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of cash books
  • Processing of VAT returns
  • Creating, running and analysing reports
  • Dealing with accounts queries


  • Managing starters and leavers
  • Statutory payments
  • RTI reporting
  • Preparation of P11d’s
  • Managing auto-enrolment
  • Managing year-end processes
  • Corresponding with HMRC as necessary

Control Accounts and journals

  • Working with spreadsheets and journals
  • Computing, posting and reconciling Journals like Accruals, Prepayments ,Depreciation, lease of assets , wages ,PAYE , Loans and more
  • Maintain and reconcile the bank accounts, cash postings
  • Management of fixed assets register ensuring adherence to capitalisation policy and Accounting Standards.
  • Preparation of month end accounts
  • Preparation of management accounts,
  • Processing, summarizing various reports for management review.

Industries Included in Training :

  • Medical
  • Construction
  • Retail
  • IT
  • Hospitality
  • Legal
  • Services industries and more

Other Support :

You should visualize the Job hunt as a real hunt,

(Something like hunger games..)

you cannot survive without necessary tools. Only the well prepared gets the prize.

Leave the tools part to us as we will,

  1. Prepare , modify and reinvent your CV all over again to include the new skills set you gained through the training and make it more marketable
  2. Set you up for the interviews with our partner firms through our in-house recruitment team
  3. Provide you ongoing support in early days of your job to make sure you are all set and comfortable in the environment
  4. Provide you with references to vouch for the skills you have gained with us.
  5. Conduct mock interviews integrated in your training to step up your confidence level and feel more confident and ready for the real interviews

Who is this course for?

The Accounts Assistant Course is suited for aspiring bookkeepers, Payroll administrators, Accounts assistant with little or no experience in accountancy

  • trainees studying ACCA, AAT, CIMA or other accounting or payroll qualifications
  • Candidates with overseas experience.
  • Newly qualified accountants looking to set up their own practice


Accounts Assistant has no formal academic qualification requirement

Career path

After the Accounts Assistant Training you can apply for following job roles,

  • Bookkeeper
  • Ledger Clerks
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Payroll Administrators
  • VAT Managers

At Future connect Training and Recruitment , our aim is to help people get jobs and train individuals to land their dream jobs. FC training and recruitment plans to put job seekers first, giving them free access for jobs and post CVs. Everyday we connect and train thousands of people to new opportunities.