Part Time Bookkeeper

£15,000 - £19,999
14 Feb 2018
17 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Accountancy Practice - Central Manchester - Part Time Bookkeeper

Your new company
You will be working in a relatively recently established firm of accountants based in the heart of Manchester city centre. The firm offer a range of services to their clients including Accounts Preparation, Bookkeeping, Tax and Payroll. They are looking to appoint a Part Time Bookkeeper to their ever expanding team following a period of sustained growth.

Your new role
As the Bookkeeper, you will be required to work with a range of clients including limited companies, sole trader sand partnerships from a variety of sectors including retail, hospitality, property and wealth management to name but a few. The role will see you undertake bank reconciliations, prepare and submit VAT returns as well as maintain the sales and purchase ledgers for the client whilst bringing the accounts to trial balance. You will be required to liaise with the clients on a daily basis via email and telephone and occasionally face to face in order to ensure all necessary documentation is provided.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in this role you must have working within a bookkeeping capacity with a firm of accountants previously. You must be up to date on current legislation in regards to VAT and should be able to communicate effectively and professionally with both colleagues and clients alike. Ideally you will have used Sage and have used cloud based accounting software such as Xero. You must be able to prioritise your workload and be able to work to deadlines and targets.

What you'll get in return
In return this firm are offering a competitive salary and benefits package which includes a company pension and 20 days holiday + bank holidays. The firms working hours are Monday - Thursday 09:00 - 17:00 and they finish at 16:00 on Friday. The firm are flexible as to how the part time hours are undertaken but are looking for c.21 - 25 hours overall.

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