Accounts Trainee Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Accountancy

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Accounts Trainee Skills List in Accountancy

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Accounts Trainee role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Accounts Trainee job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 35% of Accounts Trainee job descriptions contained aat as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

aat
35%
accounts assistant
31%
accounting
24%
trainee accountant
24%
accounts payable
20%
vat
20%
bookkeeping
20%
organisational skills
20%
accountancy
16%
accounts trainee
16%
microsoft excel
16%
customer service
12%
finance
12%
excel
12%
accounts preparation
8%
english language skills
8%
friendly personality
8%
responsiveness
8%
self management
8%
true team player
8%
degrees
8%
microsoft word
8%
interpersonal skills
8%
gcse
8%
computer literate
8%
finance department
8%
communication skills
8%
reconciling
8%
reliability
8%
personal development
8%
invoice
8%
bolton
8%
bookkeeper
8%
acca
8%
assistant accountant
8%
vat returns
8%
legal
4%
time management
4%
reliable
4%
positive team player
4%
numeracy
4%
management accounts
4%
journals
4%
bank reconciliations
4%
balance sheet
4%
aat study support
4%
accounts department
4%
study support
4%
trainee
4%
credit control
4%
administration
4%
admin
4%
sales ledger
4%
purchase ledger
4%
finance assistant
4%
finance administrator
4%
entry level
4%
accounts receivable
4%
accounts junior
4%
accounts administrator
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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