Bookkeeper/Trainee Accountant

Curtis Recruitment
London (Central)
15 Feb 2019
13 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a well-established accountancy practice in North West London, is looking to recruit a Bookkeeper/Trainee Accountant to join the firm’s outsourcing team in the Business Services Unit. This progressive practice provides accounting, auditing, tax, financial planning, payroll and business consultancy services to a range of business.

Within this role, the Bookkeeper/Trainee Accountant will have the following responsibilities:

  • Double entry bookkeeping
  • Preparing monthly and quarterly VAT returns
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Sales and purchase ledger administration
  • Other bookkeeping and accounts duties as required

Applicants will have worked in a similar role and have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • Have at least two years’ bookkeeping experience within a practice environment
  • Be confident in all the responsibilities listed above
  • Have experience of using Sage and Xero along with MS Office including Word, Outlook and Excel (vlookup, pivot tables etc)
  • Able to work alone and as part of a team
  • Good knowledge of tax codes, EC sales lists, Intrastat, EC transactions including cross boarder reverse charge entries
  • Have good organisational skills and be able to prioritise workloads
  • Must have GSCEs in maths and English (A-C grade)
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Bookkeeper who you like to gain experience in accounts preparation and pursue an accountancy qualification. The practice will offer the successful candidate a competitive salary, study support if required and a friendly, supportive working environment.

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