Caputh, Perth
£23,000 per annum
20 Mar 2019
22 Mar 2019
Job role
We are looking for an enthusiastic Bookkeeper to join our busy client within a top 15 accountancy firm. This role, reporting to the Partners, will be a client facing role, covering all basic accounts work and provides an opportunity to develop bookkeeping skills within a supportive and collaborative environment. This role is full time, permanent and based in Perth
As a large and acquisitive firm they are looking for highly skilled entrepreneurial individuals to join to the team
A well-established and respected firm with an entrepreneurial and dynamic feel who are continuing to grow nationally as well as regionally.
The Bookkeeper role is offering a highly competitive salary, progression within the team and study support if required.
The Bookkeeper duties will be:
  • Sales, purchases and nominal ledger management
  • Inter-Company transactions / recharges / reconciliation
  • Petty cash and expenses management
  • Reconciling bank and credit card statements
  • Dealing with currency / international payments and claims
  • Review debtors / creditors for old or negative balances and adjust as necessary
  • VAT reconciliation
  • Wages transactions and reconciliation of salaries and wages control accounts
  • Preparation and filing of clients' VAT Returns and EC Sales Lists from the accounting records supplied
  • Producing financial reports and management information
  • Liaison with Auditors regarding year end statutory accounts
  • Carrying out assignments to agreed timetable and budget
  • Keep up to date with relevant technical material
  • Minimum 1-2 years bookkeeping experience
  • Previous practice experience is a must
  • Experience of attending client visits off-site
  • Experience of using Xero, Sage Line 50, CCH or Quickbooks
The Bookkeeper will have the skills below:
  • Strong organisational skills and time management
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong IT skills
Personal Qualities:
  • Accurate
  • Proactive, able to work on own initiative
  • Enthusiastic with a positive attitude
  • Professional
  • Personable

If you are keen to secure a progressive Bookkeeper role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm please apply today to find out more.
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