Bookkeeper / Accountant

Carousel Consultancy Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A dynamic and growing accountancy firm based in the City is looking for a qualified (ACCA) Bookkeeper / Accountant to join their sociable organisation.

This growing organisation understands that accountancy isn’t always fun, but they are looking for someone who is! They believe personality is key and wish to bring a dynamic, personable candidate on board. With a respectful and forward thinking culture, they offer a proactive and collaborative approach to accountancy and are looking for a Book-keeper / Accountant who will fit this ethos.

Reporting to the Director / Senior Accountant, the Bookkeeper / Accountant will be responsible for clients’ bookkeeping whilst also working with the wider finance team to complete ad hoc projects.

This interesting and diverse role will suit a qualified Bookkeeper / Accountant with experience in accounts preparation and statutory submissions; you will be an organised, pro-active self-starter who is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and will ideally possess a sense of humour!

Experience of Xero would be desirable and experience working as part of an SME or start-up would be beneficial.

Key responsibilities in this Bookkeeper / Accountant role include:

    Year End accounts preparationVAT submission reviewsOn-boarding to XeroPreparing account policy documentsAttending client meetingsAttending internal meetings

Key skills and experience required in this role:

    Previous experience as a Bookkeeper / Accountant Qualified ACCA (with 5 years experience)Experienced in accounts preparation and statutory submissionsExperience of Xero would be desirableExperience working as part of an SME or start-up would be beneficialAbility to work in a fast-paced environment with competing and changing prioritiesAbility to develop platforms and new ways of working Pro-active, organised and disciplined natureExcellent communication skills
If you are looking for a new position in an exciting and forward thinking organisation then this is it, but please only apply if you are ACCA qualified.

Please submit your CV in Word format (not PDF) as soon as possible, quoting ‘SR - Bookkeeper’

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