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Taylor Hawkes Ltd

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Bookkeeper - Accountancy Practice Job in Ipswich


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Bookkeeper - Accountancy Practice


Accounting & Financial



Job Description:

Taylor Hawkes are currently working with an established accountancy practice based in Ipswich who due to expansion are now looking for an experienced Bookkeeper. The successful applicant will be required to attend client sites. They will also need to be able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. They should be self-motivated, use their initiative and possess excellent organisation skills with the ability to work quickly and accurately. Responsibilities:
  • Balancing accounts.
  • Processing sales invoices, receipts and payments.
  • Processing purchase invoices.
  • Completing VAT returns.
  • Maintenance of company secretarial records including preparation and filing of Annual returns.
  • Appointment and Resignation of company officers and other ad hoc items such as changes in share capital and financial year ends.
  • Providing financial information by preparing basic sets of management accounts and rental property accounts.
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns, including analysis of client's books and records, entry into Sage Line 50 and calculation of the liability or repayment;
  • Bookkeeping tasks, such as entry of client's primary records into an Excel spreadsheet or into an accounting package such as Sage Line 50.
  • Assisting more senior members of staff in preparing statutory accounts by reconciling control accounts such as trade debtors and trade creditors.
  • At least 3 years' experience preferably in practice.
  • Excellent knowledge of Xero (certified)
  • Excellent knowledge of Sage Line 50
  • Intermediate/Advanced knowledge of Excel essential.
  • Good knowledge of QuickBooks preferable but not essential
  • Knowledge of other Accounting software would be useful.
For more information please contact Chloe Grant at Taylor Hawkes