Senior Bookkeeper and MTD/Online Accounting Specialist

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Ref
1237862719
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A leading firm of chartered accountants in Bristol has a key requirement to recruit a Senior Bookkeeper and MTD/Online Accounting Specialist to carve a position within this well established & growing firm, delivering advice to clients on making tax digital, online accounting queries and help with set up and implementations. Alongside this you will deliver bookkeeping services across managements accounts, VAT and other services in hands on role.

Client Details

A very successful larger independent firm of charteredd accountants, based in central Bristol having undergone significant growth as a combined result of organic client growth acquisitions, having bolstered the firms turnover and gross recurring fees through the addition of a range of firms of accountants in the region. The firm acts for wide ranging clients with a growing demand for bookkeeping services and MTD advice, with ever increasing help needed with online accounting software, advising clients on Xero, Quickbooks and other online software. The firm is embracing all the changes with the profession, positioning itself to take full advantage of this and set for future ongoing growth. Therefore the position offers the chance for the right professional to join at a key time in the firms development, offering the chance to carve an influential and leading position as the firms develops down this sector and service line.

Description

Joining as Senior Bookkeeper and MTD/Online Accounting Specialist, based in the Bristol offices you will have a combined role here. As part of your role you will provide ongoing bookkeeping services across management accounts delivery, VAT returns and other associated services to a mixed and varied client of sole traders and wide ranging limited companies and family owned business, across varied sectors and turnovers. The other part of your role will be client focused and facing delivering MTD and online accounting software advice and help with set up and implementations, across systems such as Xero, Quickbooks and other online accounting software. You will carve a key role here with the potential to really lead and develop this service line for the Bristol offices, building client relationships and becoming the go to expert in the firm on this side.

Profile

You will be an experienced Bookkeeper, with a hands on, career background within accountancy practice having delivered the range of bookkeeping services, across management accounts, account reconciliation (VAT/bank/wages control/purchase ledger/sales ledger) and some accounting adjustments like accruals and prepayments, VAT Return preparation and submission etc. Alongside this you will be able to demonstrate a strong knowledge and experience of working with Online Accounting Software across Xero, Quickbooks etc. You will be looking for an advisory role, assisting clients with MTD queries and looking to offer advice and help with online accounting software. You will carve a key role here with the potential to really lead and develop this service line for the Bristol offices, building client relationships and becoming the go to expert in the firm on this side.

Job Offer

£18,000 - circa £28,000 dependent on the background, experience and level of the right professional. Please apply online and for a further confidential discussion to find our more please contact Mark Bailey on

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