Balmforth Associates is a one partner firm based in Farringdon which specialises in creative clients across the genres of media, entertainment, performance and design.
We are looking for an experienced bookkeeper and general 'hands on’ type of person to fulfil a new and unique role with the practice. The role will be full time and permanent.
You will be located for typically 3 days of the week with one of our clients in Bethnal Green and the remainder of the week with us in Farringdon therefore you must be able to travel easily to both of these locations.
You will be a qualified/ QBE bookkeeper with experience within the creative or entertainment sectors, possess excellent attention to detail and good working knowledge of at least one type of cloud based accounting software (Xero/ Kashflow/ Clearbooks/ Freeagent etc). You will be used to working independently and be confident in setting up new systems.
You will be responsible for all aspects of bookkeeping (to Trial Balance stage) including
- day to day data entry
- purchase ledger management
- sales ledger management
- bank account management & weekly reconciliation
- raising sales invoices
- credit control
- VAT return preparation
Knowledge of working with client accounts would be beneficial
Our client is based in the performing arts and events industry therefore along side bookkeeping duties you may also be required to assist generally with the day to day running of their business such as assisting with bookings, scheduling and arranging equipment or prop hire as required.