Practice Bookkeeper

  • £18,000 - £25,000p/a
  • Sevenoaks, Kent
  • Red Eagle Ltd

A well-regarded, and specialist independent firm of chartered accountants based in rural West-Kent is looking for an experienced Bookkeeper to join their friendly and professional team. The firm are looking to appoint a candidate with previous Practice experience gained from a practice environment. The ideal candidate will be responsible for bookkeeping, preparing VAT returns and accounts preparation. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a specialist professional firm!

The Practice Bookkeeper will be responsible for:

Accounts preparation on behalf of clients

Processing VAT returns

Processing large volumes of purchase invoices, accurately and efficiently

Maintaining, reconciling and controlling purchase and sales ledgers

Recording bank transactions and reconciling client bank accounts

Draw up financial statements (trial balance, income statement, balance sheet)

Essential Requirements are:

Good experience of Sage 50 accounts, Xero, purchase ledger invoice processing, bank processing and reconciliation and Microsoft Office software especially Excel, Word and Outlook

Good attention to detail and able to work quickly and accurately to tight timescales

Happy to deal with large amount of transactional processing

Strong interpersonal and client handling skills

Good written and verbal communication skills

Experience of working in an office or business environment

There is every opportunity for this candidate to progress up the food chain, and to also be exposed to some specialised sector work.

For further information then please do not hesitate to contact Robin at The Red Eagle Group.

  • Advertiser: Agency
  • Reference: RE 1091