Bookkeeper (Practice)
Circa £23,000 - £26,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with a well-renowned and forward-thinking firm of chartered accountants in Chichester who are now looking to add a Senior Bookkeeper to their growing team.

The workload will be varied with the successful person’s role involving the completion of client bookkeeping (both in the office and on-site at client premises), preparing and submitting VAT returns, and providing training and support to clients on bookkeeping software. You will also have responsibility for preparing periodic management accounts for clients.

As a Bookkeeper you will have experience of working within practice as experience of dealing with multiple clients is essential. You will have experience of undertaking bookkeeping work and will have experience in the use of online accounting software including Xero, Quickbooks, Sage One, or FreeAgent.

The ideal candidate may be AAT Qualified or Qualified by Experience with previous experience of working within practice being essential.

The successful individual will be from a practice background and will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary as well as opportunities for continued development within this growing firm in Chichester.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Processing high volumes of client documentation in a timely manner into computerised accounting packages
Matching, batching and coding
Resolve all book keeping queries, correction of errors, costing adjustments etc.
Bank reconciliations
Preparation and filing of VAT returns
Regular production of Management Accounts
Undertake any other duties which may be required by management commensurate to the role


AAT Qualified / Qualified by Experience
Experience of working in a practice environment is essential

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - creid@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291057

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