Experienced Bookkeeper - Accountancy Practice

AJ Chambers
£22,000 per annum
12 Oct 2017
01 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced bookkeeper to join an established chartered accountancy practice in Ilford. Our clients pride themselves on allowing their employees to grow, progress and achieve their full potential, while taking home a competitive salary.

The ideal candidate will be driven, with a keen eye for detail, and should have around three to four years’ experience in an accountancy practice setting. A full understanding of VAT is needed as you will be assisting the team with a number of VAT related duties.


  • Posting client records to bookkeeping software
  • Summarising and analysing expenses
  • Reconciling balance sheet items including bank & cash accounts, VAT ledgers and sales & purchase ledgers
  • Preparation and submission of VAT returns, ESLs and potentially VAT investigations
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Assist with the preparation of year-end statutory accounts
  • Dealing with ad-hoc queries that arise from your main duties
  • Preparation and submitting of CIS returns
  • Payroll and RTI compliances
  • Client liaison and visiting client premises


  • At least 3 years’ experience working in an accountancy practice
  • Experience dealing with various Bookkeeping programs
  • Full understanding of VAT
  • You must be comfortable liaising with clients, visiting premises and dealing with enquiries
  • Able to work on own initiative or as part of a team

If you are interested in the role offered or would like to know more, please apply direct or contact Max Evans at AJ Chambers