Senior Bookkeeper

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North West London, UK
20 Sep 2019
24 Sep 2019
Job Role
Book keeping
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Not qualified, Part qualified, Qualified
Senior Bookkeeper London NW11 Job Description Our client an accountancy firm that provides quality, personalised bookkeeping and accountancy services to our clients using accounting software. We have a variety of clients of whom a large proportion are in the entertainment industry. The role is primarily focussed on preparation of client VAT returns and we are looking for someone who likes working within a team and has a minimum of two years experience of working within an accountancy practice. Role includes: - Use of software packages VT Transaction (In House training given), Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word & Microsoft Outlook. - Bank reconciliations. - Sales and purchase invoice entry & account reconciliations. - Cash transaction entry. - Journal entries. - Preparation and completion of VAT Returns. - Knowledge of VAT schemes: Standard, Accrual or Cash basis, Flat Rate, Partial Exemption, MTD. - EC Sales lists. - Liaise with clients to resolves queries. - Changes to VAT schemes & VAT clients details on HMRC website - Dealing with financial paperwork and filing. - Answer the telephone & deal with client enquiries. - Enter information into tax returns (In house training will be given) SKILLS REQUIRED: - Work accurately with an eye for detail. - Ability to work to deadlines. - Perform several tasks con-currently with ease and professionalism. - Good computer skills (Any well known accounting package, Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook,). - Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing, in English. - Keep client matters strictly confidential. - Iris Payroll Professional / Earnie PAYE and NEST submission an advantage but not necessary. You may occasionally be required travel to and from client's premises as part of your role. Experience: - Bookkeeping in an accountancy practice: 2 years (Required) - AAT Qualified or ACCA part qualified or similar UK qualification or qualified by experience in a UK accountancy practice. Job Type: Full-time

£28,500 year Application Questions How many years of any well known accounting package experience do you have? How many years of full time bookkeeping in an accounting practice experience do you have? What is the highest level of education that you have completed?