Bookkeeper - Top 70 Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
City of London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The perfect opportunity for a knowledgeable Bookkeeper to join a progressive Top 70 Firm has arisen.

Our client is based in the exciting City of London and is looking for an ambitious and driven individual to fill the available position on their team. This 12-month contract would be an exciting experience for any Bookkeeper as they will be working on their own portfolio of BIG clients.

Responsibilities;

  • Preparing management accounts effectively from information and documentation provided by clients, ensuring that deadlines are met when needed
  • Complete VAT returns
  • Maintaining purchases, sales and general ledgers
  • Posting month end journals
  • Travel to and from client sites
  • Complying to actual accounting standards
  • Ensuring that when working on assignments, all hours are correctly recorded
  • Building and maintaining good client relations
  • Cooperate with other departments, such as Payroll
  • Ensure that an assignment is completed before giving it to a manger to be reviewed
  • Ensure appropriate treatment of items such as bonuses, overtime payment etc.
  • Cooperate with big clients directly or through relevant manager to receive further information or sort out queries
  • Applying the appropriate tax codes, liaising with the client and HMRC
  • Logging data and processing payments
  • Ensuring that a prominent level of service is being provided to meet the client’s expectations

The ideal candidate;

  • AAT Qualified (or equivalent)
  • Competent with Excel, Sage and desirably Xero
  • Proven experience with Bookkeeping within a practice environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, liaising with clients and internal
  • Ability to work under minimal pressure and meet set deadlines
  • Remarkable organisational skills

If you’d like any further information, apply directly or contact Connor Shuff at AJ Chambers