Outsourcing Assistant - Bookkeeping and VAT

Outsourcing Assistant - Bookkeeping & VAT
Circa £18,000 - £22,000 (Dependent on Experience)

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with an established and distinguished independent firm of accountants in Liverpool who are now looking to add an Outsourcing 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), assisting with the preparation of management accounts, and preparing and submitting VAT returns.

As an Outsourcing 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 for clients and of preparing VAT returns.

The ideal candidate may be AAT Qualified or may be qualified by experience and will ideally have experience of using bookkeeping software such as Xero or Quickbooks.

The successful individual will be from a practice background and will be rewarded with a highly competitive salary as well as opportunities to progress within this growing Liverpool based firm.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Undertaking client bookkeeping work
Maintaining cashbooks
Preparation of VAT returns
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 (QBE will also be considered)
Experience of working in a practice environment is essential
Experience of using Xero and/or Quickbooks software

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

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