Sheridan Maine
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Accounts Assistant with excellent bookkeeping skills? Do you enjoy working directly with a variety of clients?

Sheridan Maine Public Practice is currently working with a Top 100 listed firm of accountants based in central Southampton who are offering a permanent Bookkeeper job as a result of company growth.

Operating within the public practice sector, this firm boasts a newly created department that focuses on assisting clients with their day-to-day finances, in addition to the traditional audit, accounts preparation and taxation offering. This department boasts a positive approach with strong client contact and the autonomy to achieve your own goals and aspirations.

The Bookkeeper position will include:

- Preparation of bookkeeping for a portfolio of clients within the firm.
- Preparation of accounts up to reconciled Trial Balance.
- Maintain accurate sales, purchase and nominal ledgers.
- Prepare bank reconciliations on a timely basis.
- Preparation and submission of VAT Returns.
- Working on Xero software and assisting with payroll during peak times.

As a successful applicant you will have prior experience of working within a varied and hands-on bookkeeping position. You will understand manual bookkeeping, including debits and credit and be able to take accounts up to Trial Balance confidently. This role will offer excellent client exposure and variety for someone looking to build a career as a Bookkeeper and Sheridan Maine Public Practice can confirm that you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and comfortable offices in a central location.

Due to the attractive nature of this role, Sheridan Maine Public Practice can advise that interviews will be held at short notice and therefore recommend making an application immediately.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.