Bookkeeper - Top 50 Accountancy Firm

AJ Chambers
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting and fantastic opportunity for a skilful Bookkeeper, prepared to join an ambitious and progressive Top 50 accountancy firm based in Central London. An individual willing to expand and develop on their knowledge and skills would be appropriate to join the team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Travel to and from client sites
  • Meet the time limits and other deadlines
  • Complete VAT returns
  • Logging data and processing payments
  • Maintaining purchases, sales and general ledgers
  • Posting month end journals
  • Complying to actual accounting standards
  • Ensuring that when working on assignments, all hours are correctly recorded
  • Building and maintaining good client relations
  • Cooperate with other departments, such as Payroll
  • Ensure that an assignment is completed before giving it to a manger to be reviewed
  • Make managers aware of any outstanding issues
  • Ensure appropriate treatment of items such as bonuses, overtime payment etc.
  • Cooperate with clients directly or through relevant manager to receive further information or sort out queries
  • Ensuring that a high level of service is being provided to meet the client’s expectations
  • Applying the appropriate tax codes, liaising with the client and HMRC
  • Capable of maintaining a full and accurate audit trail by referencing and filing documents whilst being time efficient
  • Preparing management accounts effectively from information and documentation provided by clients, ensuring that deadlines are met when needed

Experience and Skills:

  • Proven bookkeeping experience within an office environment
  • Advanced experience using Excel, Xero, Sage 50 Skills
  • Numerate and analytical with distinguished verbal and written communication skills
  • Evidence of being a dedicated, motivated individual who is capable of changing priorities in a demanding environment

For any further information regarding this role, apply directly or contact Connor Shuff at AJ Chambers