Practice Bookkeeper - Forward-Thinking, Independent Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you have a strong background in Bookkeeping and are you looking to progress your career at a leading local accountancy firm? Our client, a progressive multi-partner firm, are looking for a Bookkeeper to join their competitive yet friendly team.

Our Client

Our client is a leading local leading chartered accountancy firm, providing proactive accounting compliance services and tax advice to businesses across a variety of industries. Their team is well trained, highly competent and dedicated to ensuring the best possible service for the firm’s clients.

Responsibilities

  • Computerised and manual bookkeeping - including accounts file setup
  • Maintaining clients accounting records
  • Assistant auditors and accountants with management accounts files and year end accounts
  • Completion of client payrolls
  • Reconciling control accounts
  • Timely completion of VAT returns
  • Prepare reports, letters and other documents
  • Visiting client sites

The Candidate

  • Extensive bookkeeping experience within accountancy practice
  • Able to prioritise a very busy workload and work effectively under pressure
  • Ability to use own initiative and work autonomously, as well as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to build and maintain relationships
  • Adaptable, keen and flexible approach
  • Advanced IT skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English

For further information on this Bookkeeper role, please apply directly or contact Scott Golding at AJ Chambers