Bookkeeper - Chelmsford, Essex

Our Client:

Our client is a 5 partner Chartered Accountants and Tax Advisors in Chelmsford, Essex who are looking for an Audit Senior with previous experience within a well-established firm.

Roles and Responsibilities for the Bookkeeper in Chelmsford, Essex:

  • Manage the portfolio to ensure deadlines are met for all Business Services routines
  • Ensure appropriate review procedures are carried out for work undertaken in the business services department to ensure technically accurate
  • Help to motivate the team members in the department to drive towards delivering the firm's expectation of client experience
  • Keep client managers informed on job progress and highlight any problems or delays on a timely basis
  • Follow firms reporting procedures for portfolio status
  • Delivery of Business Services key service lines, including:
    • Book-keeping
    • VAT return preparation
    • Preparation of Management Accounts
    • Company Formation services
    • Business start-up services
    • Online accounting
    • Small business accounting & tax compliance
    • CIS returns and filing
  • Support and promote the aims and values of the firm
  • Support relevant change management processes within the Business Services department
  • Ensure adequate systems and controls are in place for key service lines
  • Represent and promote the firm at firm events, networking and professional referral events
  • Regularly reviewing clients' affairs to seek additional selling opportunities

The ideal candidate for this Bookkeeper role in Chelmsford, Essex:

  • Previous Bookkeeping experience within practice
  • Hold a UK driving licence & have access to a vehicle is beneficial due to office location
  • Up-to-date and appropriate knowledge and skills in your technical field to enable you to fulfil the purpose of your role
  • Computer skills appropriate to your role
  • Verbal and written communication skills appropriate to your role
  • Work in an organised and effective and manner
  • Focus on current and likely benefits to the business in all aspects of work, achieving outcomes in a cost-effective manner
  • Ensure that every effort is made to consistently provide a standard of service to meet and where possible exceed the expectations of both internal and external customers
  • Work effectively with others to achieve more than could feasibly be achieved individually

What's on offer?

  • £25,000 - £35,000, depending on experience
  • Training & study packages
  • Pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Additional benefits

Application questions

Do you have bookkeeping experience within practice?
Do you live a commutable distance from Chelmsford, Essex?

Reference: 34825661

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