Bookkeeper

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
£16000 - £24000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Great position, working with in an established team. Providing lots of variety across, Bookkeeping, Company Secretarial and Payroll

Client Details

Our client are a local accountancy practice, based in Cheltenham who provide excellent service to their clients. Staff well being is of high importance and want to provide the best working environment to their staff.

Description

The key responsibilities for this bookkeeping role based in Cheltenham are:

  • Undertake bookkeeping for a variety of clients
  • Maintain a full and accurate audit trail by filing and referencing documents in a timely manner
  • Adhere to proper accounting standards
  • Meet deadlines and time budgets
  • Complete VAT returns for allocated clients
  • Composing correspondence to clients, tax office, registrar of companies and others
  • Undertake specific accounting projects for clients as required
  • Assisting with some payrolls from time to time.

Profile

  • 1-2 years or more Bookkeeping experience
  • VAT experience desirable
  • Knowledge of a number of payroll and accounting packages (Iris and Kashflow)
  • Strong IT skills including Word, Outlook and Excel, to an intermediate level, for the production of letters and spreadsheets
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Carrying out tasks with a high degree of efficiency and accuracy
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to operate strict deadlines and handle conflicting priorities
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Ability to keep calm under pressure
  • Experience of working within teams

Job Offer

Competitive Salary - Experience depending (18,000-£24,000)
20 days holiday + Bank Holidays FTE
Flexible working (25 hours per week)


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