Bookkeeper

Recruiter
Ben Johnson Recruitment
Location
York
Salary
£20000/annum Benefits
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Bookkeeper

York

Salary £20,000 Plus Benefits

Our Client

Our client is one of Yorkshire's largest independent firms of Chartered Accountants, Auditors and Advisors. Established over 160 years and with a team of over 100. The tailored service they provide their clients sets them apart as a leader in their field. As part of increased growth they are looking for a talented Bookkeeper to join their talented team.

The Role

The ideal candidate will have a strong focus on client service, working to deadlines and have good attention to detail. You will be required to work to time budgets and communicate directly with clients, as well as with the client manager internally.

Key Responsibilities

Processing transactions including:

* Purchase ledger
* Sales ledger
* Nominal ledger
* Payroll journals
* Bank posting and reconciliations
* Credit cards
* Petty cash

Reconciliation of:

* Bank accounts
* Credit cards
* PAYE/NIC and wages
* Petty cash
* VAT

Calculation and posting of:

* Depreciation from asset registers
* Accruals
* Prepayments and accrued income

Preparation of VAT returns for submission to HMR&C

Liaising with clients to resolve queries

Skills and Experience

* Knowledge of VAT, including different VAT schemes
* Strong Microsoft Office experience
* Ability to work as part of a team and alone
* Knowledge of major accounting software packages
* Ability to work to deadlines and budgets
* The ideal candidate will be fully AAT qualified, however this is not an essential qualification

The role will include regular travel to client premises, therefore it would be advantageous to hold a full driving licence and have your own transport.

Benefits

* Competitive Salary
* Company pension scheme,
* Health care scheme
* Flexi-time
* Free on-site parking

As a well-known name within the Yorkshire Market. Ben Johnson Recruitment is professional and consultative with a focus on delivering bespoke, quality-driven recruitment solutions to clients and candidates