Bookkeeper - Accountancy Practice - City of London

Recruiter
Taylor Hawkes Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Taylor Hawkes is looking for an experienced bookkeeper for our clients, a very impressive accountancy practice firm. The firm combines traditional values with a forward-thinking workable approach allowing their staff to progress and develop with a healthy work-life balance

Overview of the role

The prime function of this role is to provide bookkeeping services to the clients mainly in-house and occasionally at client's premises.

Principle responsibilities

* Balancing accounts

* Processing sales invoices, receipts and payments

* Processing purchase invoices

* Completing VAT returns

* Completing CIS returns

* Checking company bank statements and reconciling

* Maintaining fixed asset registers

* Preparing Management Accounts and supporting schedules

* Dealing with prepayments and accruals

* Preparing year end files for the accountants

* Prepare appropriate schedules and reports as requested by clients and directors.

* Dealing with financial paperwork and filing

* Being able to communicate at all levels

* Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

* The role involves travel to and from client's premises on an occasional basis and therefore being able to drive would be an advantage.

Skills required

* An ability to work quickly and accurately

* An eye for detail

* An ability to work to deadlines

* An ability to perform several tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism

* Good computer skills (especially with databases and financial software)

* An ability to communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing, in English

* Must be able to keep client matters strictly confidential

* Useful qualifications include specialist qualifications such as AAT for example

For more information, please contact Nathan Cutler at Taylor Hawkes


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