BOOKKEEPER/ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT x2

Recruiter
Acme Appointments
Location
London
Salary
23000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a well-established finance and accountancy practice looking for two experienced bookkeepers to join their office in St John's Wood, London on a permanent basis. They specialise in providing accounting, tax and financial management to a variety of small and specialist international clients.

One position is for an experienced person to provide bookkeeping support for a number of clients and in the second position you will be responsible for the in-house office bookkeeping and accounts, bank reconciliations, purchase ledger, sales ledger etc and all associated duties as well as looking after a small payroll.

It is essential that candidates have the ability to liaise confidently with clients by phone, email or in person. Ideal candidates will have between 1-3 years' experience as a bookkeeper or accounting assistant, ideally with previous experience in a practice environment.

As client bookkeeper your duties will include:

  • Bookkeeping including preparing, processing and recording bank transactions, processing purchase, sales and general ledger entries
  • Detailed understanding of double-entry bookkeeping and preparation/posting of period-end and correcting journals
  • Preparation of bank and cash and all other balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assisting clients with general accounting and bookkeeping support and advice
  • Managing your own workload in order to complete allocated tasks
Due to the number of responses we receive to our advertisements we are unable to respond individually to each application. If you do not hear from us within 7 days you may assume you have not been selected this time - but you are welcome to apply for any future vacancy you feel you are suitable for. Thank you for your interest in Acme Appointments.