Bookkeeper / Accounts Clerk

Posted 5 April by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply

Well established accountancy practice seek a Bookkeeper / Accounts Clerk - Manchester - Up to £24,000 (DOE)

Your new firm
A highly reputable firm of chartered accountants based in Manchester seek a Bookkeeper / Accounts Clerk. They have been established now for over 50 years, are a 10 partner firm and have 3 offices across the UK. This is a great job opportunity for you to further develop your career within a well established accountancy practice.

Your new role
In this role you will working with a portfolio of clients providing weekly, monthly and quarterly bookkeeping services. This includes keeping on top of the records, maintaining purchase and sales ledgers, liaising with clients, producing ad hoc management accounts and preparing VAT returns. This role will be focused towards bookkeeping however you will also be responsible for preparing accounts to trial balance. This firm would be willing to consider candidates on a part or full time basis.

What you'll need to succeed
The firm are seeking an individual that has past bookkeeping experience within a practice environment and would prefer someone with basic accounts preparation experience. The software you will be using is Sage and Xero, experience with one of the two will be necessary for this job. You should be able to work efficiently and effectively in order to meet deadlines and be an organised individual. In order to undertake this bookkeeping job you will also need to possess good communication skills to enable you to liaise and build relationships with clients.

What you'll get in return
If successful you will be offered a salary of up to £24,000 (DOE) plus a comprehensive benefits package including 23 days holiday + bank and parking. This job also offers a modern open plan office, pension and flexible working enabling a healthy work life balance. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to take responsibility and autonomy in their role whilst receiving guidance and support from an established accountancy practice.

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