Bookkeeper - Well-Established Firm of Chartered Accountants

AJ Chambers
Colchester, Essex
£25,000 - £28,000 per annum
26 Feb 2019
28 Mar 2019
Job Role
Professional Membership
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Bookkeeper to join a strong Outsourcing team, based within Colchester.

 In this particular position, you will be working with a wide range of clients, giving you exposure to a variety of industries.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct bookkeeping and data processing for the firm’s clients
  • Maintenance of accounting records using Sage 50 Accounts and Xero
  • Purchase/sales ledger management
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Telephone and/or email contact with clients and requests for information
  • Visiting client premises to liaise directly with the client bookkeeping
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Meeting deadlines and dealing with client queries in a timely manner
  • Continue to develop bookkeeping skills under supervision

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Previous bookkeeping experience within a chartered accountancy firm is essential
  • AAT Qualified
  • Confident IT user and previous experience of using Xero, Sage and Microsoft Excel is preferable
  • Demonstrate a 'can do' approach to problem solving
  • Respond well to supervision by senior members of staff
  • Excellent customer service skills including the ability to tailor your approach provided depending on the specific client

If you are interested or would like to know more then please apply direct or contact Liam Snell at AJ Chambers.

Bookkeeper - Colchester

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