Head of Bookkeeping / Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP35000/annum
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To improve the operation of the team I am looking for an experienced bookkeeping / accounts manager with a strong process improvement background. The successful candidate will work closely with team Heads to review work and evaluate existing systems and to deliver system changes. In addition, the candidate will ensure that for each client all internal and external compliance requirements are met.

As part of the role you will:
• Design and implement systems improvement model for the bookkeeping and accounting processes. Examine areas that can be improved, investigate and deliver solutions
• To work with team members to ensure competent on all processes and provide training support as required
• Administrator for all systems used by department: time-keeping, bookkeeping, accounting, banking
• Provide cover for department heads (bookkeeping/payroll/accounting)
• Monitor and reconcile departmental billings against budget

Key Requirements:
• Highly technical, be able to demonstrate past experience of system design and implementation, working with IT and streamlining business functions
• Detailed bookkeeping and ledgers knowledge
• Broad knowledge of payroll, VAT and accounts preparation
• Team leadership and mentoring skills
• AAT qualification or higher or Qualified By Experience

For more information please get in touch with Daryl Hughes at Pure