Bookkeeper - Top 70 Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
London
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled Bookkeeper, willing to develop and extend their current skills whilst working within a beneficial and ambitious work environment. Our client is a progressive Top 70 Firm based in Central London, looking to fill this position with a driven individual.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing management accounts effectively from information and documentation provided by clients, ensuring that deadlines are met when needed
  • Complete VAT returns
  • Maintaining purchases, sales and general ledgers
  • Posting month end journals
  • Travel to and from client sites
  • 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
  • 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
  • Applying the appropriate tax codes, liaising with the client and HMRC
  • Logging data and processing payments
  • Ensuring that a prominent level of service is being provided to meet the client’s expectations

Experience and Skills:

  • Professional Qualification (AAT or equivalent), would be desirable not essential
  • Proven bookkeeping experience within an office environment
  • Advanced experience using Excel, Sage 50 and other relevant software
  • 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
  • Strong organisational skills and time management

If you’d like any further information regarding the Bookkeeper role, apply directly or contact Connor Shuff at AJ Chambers