Bookkeeper - Progressive Top 50 Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Cambridge
Salary
24000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The perfect opportunity for a knowledgeable Bookkeeper to join a progressive Top 50 Firm has arisen in Cambridge.

Our client is a leading accountancy firm, providing proactive accounting compliance services and tax advice to businesses across a variety of industries. Their team is well trained, highly competent and dedicated to ensuring the best possible service for the firm's clients.

Duties:
• Providing management accounts and bookkeeping services to clients.
• Take responsibility for overseeing the bookkeeping services for a portfolio of clients.
• Reconciling balance sheet items including bank & cash accounts, VAT ledgers and sales & purchase ledgers
• Preparation and submission of VAT returns, ESLs and potentially VAT investigations
• Preparation of management accounts
• Assist with the preparation of year-end statutory accounts
• Dealing with ad-hoc queries that arise from your main duties
• Client liaison and visiting client premises

Skills required:
• Hold the AAT qualification or equivalent or by experience
• Experienced in Sage software
• Advanced Excel Skills
• Be familiar with cloud based accounting including Xero, although not essential
• Self-motivated and client focused
• Be able to work unsupervised and as part of the team
• Able to prepare and submit VAT returns without supervision
• Experienced in taking bookkeeping through to the preparation of management accounts and to trial balance level for year-end accounts preparation

For further information on this role, please apply direct or contact JosieStudd at AJ Chambers