Outsourcing Senior

Location: London, England
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
REF: BBBH229431_1552381594

A very impressive Top 20 practice in central London are looking for an experienced bookkeeper to stp into a role with significant management accounting exposure

Accountabilities/Key tasks:

  • Undertake bookkeeping for a variety of clients; inputting data and processing payments as required
  • Maintain the sales, purchase and general ledgers for a variety of clients
  • Posting month end journals
  • Preparation of monthly or quarterly management accounts as dictated by client
  • Adhere to proper accounting standards
  • Meet deadlines and time budgets
  • Advise managers of any outstanding issues
  • Supervision and development of junior team members
  • Complete VAT returns for allocated clients
  • Apply appropriate tax codes, liaising with client and HMRC as required
  • Ad hoc financial tasks i.e. cash flow forecast / budgeting
  • Maintain a full and accurate audit trail by filing and referencing documents in a timely manner
  • Liaise with other departments such as Payroll
  • Travelling to and working from client site if required


Qualifications:

  • ACCA qualified


Skills and personal attributes required:

  • Previous bookkeeping experience gained within an accountancy practice and the ability to undertake both simple and more complex bookkeeping tasks
  • The ability to prepare management accounts for companies and other entities and handle more complex accounting matters
  • The ability to understand documents and data and write clear letters and emails
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Organised and methodical
  • Client focused
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Experience of Sage Xero, Quickbooks and other accounting software