Practice Bookkeeper, £24,000 - £27,000, Bath, Flexible, Benefits, Chartered Accountant, Career Progression
Your new company
A well-established independent firm of Chartered Accountants based in Bath are looking for a Bookkeeper to join their successful and friendly team. The firm have been experiencing a sustained period of growth for some time and are keen to attract talented accountants looking for great career growth potential. This is therefore a perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic, driven individual to progress their career in practice to the next level!
Your new role
In your new role you will be you will be working as a practice bookkeeper with the advantage of modern software. You will be in charge of handling a portfolio of bookkeeping clients in which you will carry out duties including managing the purchase and sales ledgers, bank reconciliations, journals, VAT returns and more. The software you will be using is Xero, Sage and QuickBooks.
What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed you will need to have previous experience of working within an accountancy practice and it is desirable for you to have a good understanding of any of the following Xero, Sage or QuickBooks as this will be a distinct advantage. Experience is more important than qualifications for this role, but it may suit someone who is AAT qualified looking for a new challenge. Your previous experience within an accountancy firm will allow you to understand the importance of managing a varied workload with strict deadlines, all whilst developing your commercial acumen and ability to spot additional opportunities for the firm. You must also be a team player, supportive and friendly as well as possessing excellent communication skills, both written and verbal to be able to maintain strong client relationships and work collaboratively with your team.
What you'll get in return
The firm have seen excellent growth in recent months, and this is a great opportunity to join a growing firm. You'll be offered a competitive salary with additional benefits such as pension and a generous holiday entitlement.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me on 07530193226 for a confidential chat.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please do contact me for a no pressure discussion in regards to your career options.