Head of Bookkeeping

Posted 4 November by Accountancy Expertise Ltd

Our Client, a leading, independent firm of Chartered Accountants are looking for a Head of Bookkeeping for their Colindale office.

You will be responsible for overseeing the Bookkeeping Department, managing a team of around 6 staff, ensuring that all bookkeeping, management accounts, journals, reconciliations and VAT are carried out within the required deadlines, for a mixed portfolio of clients.

You will also be advising clients on becoming MTD compliant, as well as assisting and training them on Xero and other MTD software.

You will have a strong bookkeeping background, ideally gained within practice with experience of managing a team of staff and you will have a good working knowledge of Xero and Xero Apps, QuickBooks, Sage Line 50.

Xero certification and MTD certification would also be an advantage.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, professional firm with modern offices and they offer a flexible benefits package, including a generous holiday allowance, flexible working hours, discretionary and loyalty bonus, as well superb prospects.

Required skills

  • Bookkeeping
  • Management Accounts
  • Vat Returns
  • Overseeing
  • Xero

Application questions

Do you have a strong bookkeeping background within practice of at least 3-4 yearse in practice?
Do you have experience of Xero and Xero Apps?
Are you Xero Certified?
Do you have experience of Making Tax Digital (MTD)?

Reference: 39288156

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