Senior Bookkeeper

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum benefits
10 Apr 2017
25 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Bookkeeper

* Outstanding opportunity for a Senior Bookkeeper with an ambitious well establish Accountancy Firm based in Hitchin
* Fantastic opportunity to run the department.
* Exclusive role to Aston Tate

Our Client

Our client is a well-established accountancy firm based in Hitchin seeking a credible Senior Bookkeeper to join their finance team. Reporting to the Director, suitable applicants will not be directly involved in day to day entering but will be expected to review and manage the work done by the bookkeeping team. There will be a specific focus on vat, month end and year end reconciliations. The applicant must be able to identify and correct accounting errors and deal with incomplete records.

Roles and Responsibilities of the Senior Bookkeeper

* Reconciliation of balance sheet & control accounts.
* Preparing, reviewing and filing vat returns, CIS returns.
* Preparation of monthly & quarterly Management Accounts.
* Reviewing Assistants' work/training & assisting where required.
* All year end procedures relating to Sage.
* Must be able to set up new accounts from scratch (opening TB etc)
* Dealing with Client queries and enquiries.

The ideal candidate for this Senior Bookkeeper role will

* A minimum of 3 years' experience within an accountancy practice
* Sage Line 50 experience is essential with good excel skills.
* Ability to work unsupervised, to work within deadlines and be highly organised.
* Excellent interpersonal and professional manner
* Exceptional verbal and written communications skills.
* Demonstrated ability to manage own workload and to work as part of a team.
* Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting.
* Effective review and checking skills.
* Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others.

What's on offer

GBP25,000 - GBP30,000 plus benefits

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