I am currently working on behalf of a small company based in Chessington who are looking for an accounts assistant/ bookkeeper for their finance team of 5. The role requires someone with previous experience covering multiple companies accounts or from an accountancy practice.
You will be required to prepare schedules for production of accounts for sole traders and small limited companies and finalise accounts kept on software i.e. Xero. Ideally you will be studying your AAT or have recently completed this or be qualified by experience.
Your duties will include:
Processing transactions for multiple accounts using various IT systems including; Excel, word, Xero, FreeAgent and knowledge of IRIS or similar accounting software.
You will be required to carry out basic bookkeeping duties.
Processing personal tax claims.
You will need to be be well spoken and a good communicator as you will be client facing at times and have meticulous attention to details. In return you will be required to work 35 hours per week, you will receive 22 days plus bank holidays and there is parking onsite as well as good public transport links to the office. The role will pay £25,000- £28,000 depending on experience.