I am currently recruiting for a well established and modern accountancy practice who are seeking an experienced client bookkeeper to join their Business Services Department. You will be dealing with clients accounts to trial balance, producing VAT returns and management accountants. What sets this firm apart from many accountancy practices is there approach to work load, hours and the staff they employ. They are very focused on the whole work/like balance, They do not have people staying late or having to make up time at the weekend. They are very focussed on making the working environment a pleasant and productive one. Duties Preparing clients account to trial balance Posting sales/purchase ledger invoices, receipts and payments Preparing and posting month end journals, accruals, prepayments, income and expenditure etc month end reports and year end balances Preparation and submission of client's monthly/quarterly VAT returns Dealing with clients regarding any queries Required Experience Similar experience within a finance role (some practice experience will be required, ) AAT qualified, or qualified by experience Good written and spoken English Ability to get on with clients If you are interested in working for a forward thinking firm whose focus is as much their staff as their clients, this could be the job for you. Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you haven't heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.