Leicester Permanent £19,000 - £22,000
  • Permanent job opportunity, offering excellent career prospects
  • Working for a highly reputable business in Leicester

About Our Client

My client is a leading Accountancy Practice with a really strong brand and presence within their industry.

This is a great opportunity to join a highly reputable business on a permanent basis, here in Leicester.

Job Description

The role of Bookkeeper includes the following duties:

  • Undertake bookkeeping for a variety of clients as allocated by the line manager
  • Processing transactions, reconciling control accounts, processing supplier bank payments on behalf of the client
  • Maintain a full and accurate audit trail by filing and referencing documents in a timely manner
  • Agree client balances to supporting documentation
  • Adhere to proper accounting standards
  • Meet deadlines and actively monitor time budgets
  • Advise line manager of any issues in a timely manner
  • Complete and submit VAT returns for allocated clients

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Bookkeeper role will ideally fit the following profile:

  • 2 years or more Bookkeeping experience
  • Knowledge of a number of accounting packages such as Xero, Sage and QuickBooks
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Organised and methodical
  • Client focused
  • Strong IT skills including Word, Outlook and Excel, to an intermediate level
  • Carry out tasks with a high degree of efficiency and accuracy
  • Ability to manage own time and openly discuss workloads with managers
  • Ability to work to deadlines and handle conflicting priorities
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Ability to keep calm under pressure
  • Experience of working within teams

What's on Offer

Permanent employment and fantastic employee benefits

Justin Harrison
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Phone number
0116 282 1576

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Justin Harrison
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0116 282 1576
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