Bookkeeper - Top 70 Firm

AJ Chambers
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
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