Senior Bookkeeper - Hove

Ref: 174 Date Posted: Monday 02 Aug 2021
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ProTalent are currently working with one of Brighton & Hove's leading accountancy practices to recruit a Senior Bookkeeper:

The firm:

  • Outstanding reputation in the market place - both with clients and staff alike
  • Offer a full range of accountancy and business advisory services
  • Great offices in a central Hove location - just a short walk to the beach!
  • Offering flexible and smart working solutions

The rile:

  • Onboarding new clients and designing the best systems for their business. Liaising with outsourcing team and reviewing work returned
  • Xero expert. Confident in training new clients and supporting with system use. Running workshops as required
  • Ideally min 2 years experience of working in an accountancy practice bookkeeping function - e.g., sales ledger, maintaining accounts, verifying and posting transactions, bank reconciliation, reconciling control accounts on the balance sheet, balancing accounts, recording client assets, managing client invoices & payments, liaising with clients, suppliers and banking contacts, production of management accounts.
  • Experience of filing VAT Returns

The applicant:

  • Sound technical & professional knowledge
  • Possess first-rate numerical skills
  • Commercially driven with an emphasis on providing quality advice & high level of customer service from someone who is both friendly, approachable and goes above and beyond to meet the needs of clients
  • A passion for small businesses and helping people. Experience of dealing with small businesses from start up to £2m turnover is essential.
  • Highly organised. Works in a logical and methodical, time efficient and accurate way. Meticulous attention to detail is essential.
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills and efficient time management – able to prioritise and manage deadlines & workload
  • Confident in making decisions and when to refer problems
  • Clear communicator across all mediums & easily builds rapport with clients and team

This is a great role, in a great firm with a REALLY great package and opportunity on offer.

Thank you for your interest.