Senior Bookkeeper/ Management Accountant in Aylesbury at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 5/17/2023

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Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Bookkeeper/ Management Accountant to join our team in Aylesbury.

This role is offering a highly competitive salary, progression within the team and study support if required.

We are a top 15 accountancy firm specialising within the owner managed business area across the UK. A well-established firm since the 1930's with an entrepreneurial and dynamic feel who are continuing to grow nationally as well as regionally.

This role will be a mix of administrative and client facing duties, and provides an opportunity to develop your client management experience, reporting and bookkeeping skills within a supportive and collaborative environment.

Duties include:

  • Prepare quarterly management audits for clients of varying sizes
  • Prepare VAT returns for a range of clients
  • Use cloud-based software to input client's base records
  • Reconcile client bank accounts, VAT, and other balance sheet items
  • Manage a portfolio of clients and ensure all VAT records are requested, and returns prepared and submitted within deadlines
  • Analyse client's income and expenditure ensuring all items are consistently and correctly coded in the profit or loss account and balance sheet
  • Communicate with clients regarding queries
  • Review client VAT workings as applicable

Your experience ideally will include:

  • AAT or qualified by experience with 5+ years' experience
  • Strong compliance VAT knowledge and can apply this knowledge to a variety of
  • Experience with Xero, Sage, and QuickBooks
  • Excellent written and verbal skills communicating with colleagues and clients.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
  • Self-motivated with an ability to manage your own workload
  • Ability to work well with others and build good working relationships

You will have the following skills:

  • Strong organisational skills and time management
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong IT skills

What you get back from us;

  • Competitive salary
  • Study support package if applicable
  • Excellent personal development programmes to support career growth opportunities
  • Structured development as well as on the job practical training
  • Flexible benefits reward package
  • Working and learning directly from our Directors
  • Ability to progress all the way to the top!

If you are keen to secure a progressive role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm offering a great career progression, please apply today to find out more.

We do not pay agency fees where speculative and unsolicited CVs are submitted to Haines Watts by any means. For any CVs which are submitted without instruction from the Haines Watts Recruitment team, Haines Watts reserves the right to contact and work directly with these candidates without payment of any agency fee.

Job Requirements

We are looking for a Senior Bookkeeper/ Management Accountant to join our team in Aylesbury.


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