360 Resourcing
£18000.00 to £19500.00 per year
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
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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