Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Medium sized firm of Accountants and Business Advisers based in Central London are looking for a Bookkeeper

Your new company
A medium sized firm of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers who provide a full range of professional services to a variety of clients across multiple sectors. They focus on providing a highly personal and professional service to clients, allowing partners and staff to build and maintain long lasting relationships. Due to a recent promotion, there is now a need for Bookkeeper to join their busy London office.

Your new role
As a Bookkeeper, you will be responsible for managing the bookkeeping and VAT work for a portfolio of clients as well as sales, purchases and nominal ledger management and VAT reconciliation. You will at times be expected to travel to clients and work onsite, but the majority of your work is office based. You will also be responsible for assisting the audit team with queries during the preparation of year end accounts. Finally you may also be required to help out with internal bookkeeping and financial functions.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for the role, you should have several years experience as a Bookkeeper, preferably within practice. Competency in computer programmes is essential to the role as is good knowledge of Sage Line 50, Xero, CCH and Quickbooks. You should have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills as well as strong verbal and written communication skills. Finally, you should have excellent time management and organisational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a generous basic salary as well as additional benefits. Not only will you work in a sociable office, you will be able to benefit from the experience of your colleagues around you. As it is a small firm, you will benefit highly from being given responsibilities from day one. Finally, each employee is given their own personal development and progression plan.

What you need to do now
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