Bookkeeper – Flexible, Supportive and Collaborative Environment!
AJ Chambers are currently working with a well-established firm of chartered accountants in Camberley who are looking for a Bookkeeper to work with a diverse portfolio of clients.
The ideal candidate will be able to work on their own initiative, with a keen eye for detail, and should have at least 2-3 years' experience in an accountancy practice.
The role is open to both Qualified and Qualified by experience individuals, and the firm are happy to consider part-time or hours based around school runs.
Day to day bookkeeping for a portfolio of clients
Managing the accounts inbox, dealing with queries, processing of purchase invoices, bank reconciliations, receipting of sales invoices, processing expense claims, processing the payroll journal
Processing VAT returns, understanding VAT requirements, concepts and calculations
Setting up new clients on the bookkeeping system and registering VAT schemes with HMRC
Ensure the year end files are complete with back up schedules to support balance sheet figures
To handle bookkeeping and payroll enquiries on a day to day basis and know when to escalate the problem to your line manager to ensure they are kept fully up to date
Managing a portfolio of bookkeeping clients
Experienced bookkeeper with a good knowledge of the VAT rules on what can and cannot be claimed
Previous experience of working in an ‘outsourced’ finance function where regular contact is needed with both the client and their suppliers and customers managing all aspects of the day to day bookkeeping including managing the accounts in box, purchase and sales ledgers, credit control and bank reconciliations
Experience with Xero would be beneficial
This is a great opportunity to join a firm that prides itself on a highly supportive, friendly and collaborative culture with a family orientated feel.