Bookkeeper

Recruiter
The People Shed
Location
Faversham
Salary
£18000.00 to £19500.00 per year
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to expansion, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Bookkeeper to join our Client who are an innovative bookkeeping, advisory and business services company, which provides financial support to businesses of all shapes and sizes. This company operates in a creative atmosphere and encourages ideas and development They are looking for a confident self-starter who can work under their own initiative and must be able to work to deadlines. The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting clients to bring their varying accounting systems to completed trial balance/draft statutory accounts level, both at client premises and within the office. In addition, there will be the filing of VAT / EC Sales List returns as required. They will be dealing with a wide variety of clients, from sole-traders and partnerships through to limited companies and groups/associates of companies and be able to offer hands-on bookkeeping and accounts processing guidance to clients. Main Duties and responsibilities will include: - Assisting clients to maintain their books and records to a high standard ready for production into Statutory accounts, to include control account reconciliation on clients' behalf where required. This may include some working at the client's location - Processing invoices, receipts and payments on appropriate accounting system - Bank reconciliations - Balance Sheet review and reconciliation where required - Petty cash and expense invoice entry and control - Completing VAT /EC Sales List returns as required - Answering client queries Job Requirements - Previous Bookkeeping experience - Knowledge of Xero, KashFlow, and Sage accounting systems - Competence with Microsoft Office products is essential, especially with use of MS-Excel - Good communication/ telephone skills and confidence to deal with client queries over the phone Personal Attributes Punctual, reliable, hardworking, trustworthy and can work on their own initiative. Required licence or certification: - ICB or AAT qualified or part qualified (although QBE will be considered) - Clean Driving License - as you will be required to attend the Clients offices
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