Bookkeeper - Accountancy Practice

Taylor Hawkes Ltd
£25,000 - £29,999
03 Dec 2017
13 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An excellent opportunity to join a reputable Accounting firm based in Surrey. Our client, a Multi-Partner firm, are looking to appoint an experienced Bookkeeper to join their busy bookkeeping department.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Input and review data
  • Review and maintain sales, purchase and general ledgers
  • Post and review month end journals
  • Adhere to proper accounting standards
  • Meet deadlines and time budgets
  • Advise managers of any outstanding issues
  • Complete and review VAT returns
  • Maintain a full and accurate audit trail by filing and referencing documents
  • Prepare and review management accounts from information and documentation received from clients, ensuring that all relevant deadlines are met
  • Develop and maintain good client relations
  • Liaise with clients directly or through relevant manager to resolve queries or obtain further information
  • Ensure a high level of service to meet client's expectations
  • Training and supporting more junior members of staff and clients

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Previous proven bookkeeping experience within an accounting firm
  • Numerate and analytical with excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Evidence of being a proactive, self-starter who can manage changing priorities in a demanding environment
  • Experience with VT Transaction, Sage, Xero or IRIS would be an advantage

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