May 04, 2019

Senior Bookkeeper

  • Just Brighton Jobs
  • BN2, The City of Brighton and Hove, Brighton and Hove
  • £26,000 - £28,000 yearly
Permanent Accounting/Financial/Insurance

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Bookkeeper to join our growing business to help us with our fast-expanding and diverse client portfolio. Your Accounts Team are chartered management accountants based in Brighton, operating since 2009. We are a forward-thinking company embracing the latest software and technologies to offer the best solutions for our Client’s needs. About you: * You’re methodical and practical with an exceptionally high level of attention to detail and a team-oriented attitude. * You’ll already be AAT level 4 qualified. * You are comfortable working to deadlines and switching between different tasks (ideally with different clients) without the risk of missing something important. * You’ll have 2-3 years’ experience within an accountancy practice. * You’ll have a good command of the English language (both spoken and written) as the job involves writing of technical emails to clients. * You want to work as part of a friendly team and to assist and support our growing client portfolio. Job Description: Senior Bookkeeper You’ll work closely with your own portfolio of clients from different industries supporting them to achieve their business goals. The role will include the following duties: * Bookkeeping for multiple clients which include all areas of purchase and sales ledger. * Preparing accounts up to trial balance which include reconciling balance sheet items. * Prepare VAT calculations for different VAT schemes and submitting VAT returns. * Processing payment runs and producing cash flow forecasts. * Liaising directly with HMRC. * Other adhoc duties such as posting journals and assisting with month end processes. Package * The candidate will be entitled to 25 days holidays plus bank holidays. * Employer Pension Scheme * Private Medical Care Skills * Must have good Excel skills. * Robust working knowledge of XERO accounts package is essential


Full Time