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Top 20 firm of accountants
Opportunity to join a growing team with progression opportunities
About Our Client
Our client are an acquisitive Top 20 firm of accountants who are looking for someone to join the practice as an experience Bookkeeper in what is an opportunity to progress in the firm and develop the Bookkeeping offering for their clients.
The firm are a market leader in their field and with their clients they are seen as a real advisor.
Their Bookkeeping function currently comprises of 5 staff and the plan is for this to be increased to nearly 10 in the next 18 months. This position is one that would suit a more experienced Bookkeeper wanting to make the step up to management in the not too distant future.
The role of Bookkeeper with our client is so much more than just Bookkeeping. It incorporates management accounts, tax, payroll and other ad hoc requirements depending on the client. The role allows a successful candidate to have a real client facing opportunity as this role is responsible for building rapport and maintaining client relationships.
This opportunity is with the intention of progressing to manager in 12 to 18 months and so this is a role with clear progression.
The Successful Applicant
The successful Bookkeeper MUST have the following skills:
AAT/ ACCA/ ACA qualified (or studying towards)
Experience in bookkeeping (2 years +)
A good understanding of Excel
A good eye for attention to detail
A good working knowledge of MS Word
Good organisational skills
A motivated approach.
Able to meet time constrictions and tight deadlines.
Able to use XERO and Microsoft Office
Minimum 1 year of experience in bookkeeping in a U.K. practice.
Inter-personal and communication skills are essential
What's on Offer
£18,000 - £24,000 + very good benefits package