Bookkeeper role within Practice for a QBE with strong payroll skills - great team environment

York, North Yorkshire
Up to £22,500 dependent on skills and experience
27 Nov 2017
27 Dec 2017
Job Role
Qualification Level
Not qualified, Qualified by Experience
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Bookkeeper Job in York working within a North Yorkshire accountancy firm, suitable for a QBE accountant with strong Payroll experience.

Are you an experienced Bookkeeper looking for a varied role in a firm with a dedicated and friendly team?

This Bookkeeper job in York is suitable for a QBE/AAT Qualified Accountant with a minimum of 3 years’ experience of working in a public practice accountancy firm managing multiple clients. The vacancy has arisen due to recent expansion and is a key support role, working within a busy and friendly team. The role involves 80% bookkeeping and 20% payroll work.

A successful and dynamic independently owned Yorkshire accountancy firm, our client has several offices and the Bookkeeper Job will involve working across 2 offices easily accessible from York.  This Yorkshire based practice has a distinct focus on SME’s and Family Business, providing a wide range of services across the compliance and advisory spectrum.

The practice has a varied and growing client portfolio which centres around family owned and owner managed business. They now require a Bookkeeper with excellent communication skills and strong payroll exposure to support their client delivery team. 

The main responsibilities for this Bookkeeper Job will include;

Bookkeeping for a range of clients

  • Preparing and submitting VAT returns
  • Resolving client queries
  • Running weekly and monthly payrolls
  • Other ad hoc administration tasks 
  • Visiting clients’ premises

Qualities required in the successful candidate are;

  • Strong communications skills
  • Client focused
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Enthusiastic

As the role will involve elevated levels of client contact and visits to client premises, the successful candidate must have confidence in communicating with people at all levels of seniority. Additionally, this Bookkeeper Job will require someone with a Full Driving licence.

To find out about more Bookkeeper and Payroll Jobs in Yorkshire please contact us today. Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting across Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.