Cloud Accounting Technician

Gallaford Search
Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen
£20000 - £25000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Gallaford Search Recruitment brief;

Need a strong practice background behind these candidates with an average of 3 years behind them.
Our ideal candidate will:
•Have good knowledge of recognised software applications (Word, Excel, Outlook).
•Have excellent working knowledge of Xero and Quickbooks.
•Hold a valid driving license

The role (which will involve working both in the firm’s offices and at client premises):
•To carry out cloud implementation for clients (including bank feeds, creating rules, setting up customer/supplier accounts.
•To perform bookkeeping duties on cloud based software specifically Xero and Quickbooks.
•To prepare and submit VAT returns.
•To prepare month/quarter end reconciliations for bank accounts, VAT, PAYE etc.
•To prepare month/quarter end journals for accruals/prepayments/depreciation etc.
•To deliver training and support to clients on Xero and Quickbooks.
•To Maintain clients fixed asset register.
•To undertake such additional or alternative duties when requested and in line with experience, skills and training.
•To actively support and co-operate with other members of the Run My Business team.

We also want you to be:
◦Keen to play an active role in a dynamic team and willing to contribute to the success and development of the team and the firm as a whole.
◦Passionate about providing great client service.
◦Great at communicating with people at all levels - face to face and in writing.
◦Positive and good at using your initiative.
◦Ambitious and motivated.

Training Provision:
◾Regular continuous professional development.
◾Internal support to develop knowledge.
◾Regular performance reviews, including post job reviews and mentoring alongside an annual personal development plan, to ensure development is maintained and help you reach your full potential.

◾23.5 days’ holiday per annum + bank holidays (3.5 days to be used for the Christmas closedown)
◾On site free parking
◾Flexible benefits (salary sacrifice) scheme including a range of benefits such as private medical insurance, child care vouchers, extra holidays etc.
◾Employer pension contribution of 5%
◾Death in Service life cover of 2 x salary
◾Permanent Health Insurance (PHI) following 2 years’ service
◾Annualised hours based on 36.25 hours per week (or agreed part time hours)
◾Full technical training and support

Additional Information


Pension, Parking, Healthcare/DentalKey skills

excellent working knowledge of Xero and Quickbooks, driving license, PC-literate

Required skills
Accountancy Practice