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Posted 2 February by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

Senior Bookkeeper position in a 2 partner accountancy practice in the West End of London

Your new company

Your new company is a long established 2 partner accountancy practice based in the West End of London providing advisory services in financial management, taxation and audit & accounting related areas. The firms client portfolio ranges from private companies to high net worth individuals with specific emphasis on owner managed businesses.

The company operates its business from recently refurbished office premises in a very sought after part of London and has a family run feel.

Your new role
The position of a senior bookkeeper will include all aspects of the accounting function; dealing with banking, maintenance of purchase and sales ledgers, and general administration. Other duties will involve dealing with emails, telephone calls, assisting with supplier and client enquiries.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful you will be proficient in processing sales and purchase invoices; preparing bank and credit card reconciliations; processing basic monthly journals; preparing VAT returns and preparing monthly and quarterly management accounts.

You will have a minimum of four years' experience gained within a professional accountancy practice with a sound knowledge of financial accounts, management accounts and VAT Returns.

You will be fully conversant with Sage Line 50 including Project Costing. Ideally you will be AAT qualified as a minimum.

You will be computer literate with good Excel skills, excellent accuracy and attention to detail, good time-keeping and lastly excellent communication skills.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary in line with your skills and experience, employers pension contribution, quarterly staff activities and the opportunity to join a firm that prides itself on its staff retention and friendly working atmosphere in a cool and trendy part of London.

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