Bookkeeper - Watford

  • Well established small accountancy practice in Watford
  • Local experienced Bookkeeper required


Our Client:


My client is a well established chartered Accountants in Watford, who are looking for a Bookkeeper to join their already successful team.

Roles & Responsibilities of the Bookkeeper role in Watford:

  • Manage individually allocated billable work on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis as required adhering to individual client reporting and compliance deadlines
  • Ensure complete, accurate information is entered into a client's accounts and liaise with the clients as required to resolve any queries and to obtain missing information.
  • Keep Client Manager and the Client Checklists fully updated in realtime.
  • To complete all vat clients' work no later than the 29th of each month.

General Accountability

  • Liaise and ensure good communication with clients and the rest of the team.
  • Promote the brand values of the organisation through excellent customer service.
  • Work with the Head of Bookkeeping to maintain and improve effectiveness and efficiency across each client.
  • Ensure timekeeper is properly completed to maximise billing accuracy
  • Supervise, assist and, if necessary train the junior staff.

The ideal candidate for this Bookkeeper Role in Watford:

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage own workload and to work as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting.
  • Effective review and checking skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others.
  • Proficiency with office computer equipment and software.

What's on offer?

  • Competitive salary £22,000 - £28,000, depending on experience
  • Flexible working hours, 37.5 hours per week
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Friendly and inclusive working environment
  • Company pension scheme

Application question

Do you have a minimum of 2 years experience working in an accountancy practice?

Reference: 34848425

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