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Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant (Practice)

Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant (Practice)
West Hampstead, North West London
Circa £23,000 - £28,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with an established, independent firm of chartered accountants in North West London who are now looking to add an ambitious and driven Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant 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 assisting with the preparation of management accounts. You will also have involvement with preparing basic accounts and trial balances.

As a Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant 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, or FreeAgent.

The ideal candidate may be AAT Qualified, Part Qualified or may be qualified by experience. Experience of working within practice is 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 West Hamspstead, North West London.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Undertaking client bookkeeping work
Maintaining cashbooks
Preparation of VAT returns
Assisting in the preparation of management accounts
Preparation and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
Attending client premises as required
Providing accounting advice and support to clients


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

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood - / 01173 291057

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