Cloud Accounting Bookkeeper in Birmingham at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 9/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are recruiting for a cloud accounting bookkeeper with excellent IT skills to join our busy Accounts Team in our Birmingham office.

Due to growth within the Birmingham Office we are looking for highly skilled entrepreneurial individuals to join to the team to assist us in achieving our strategic goal of being the number one advisor to owner managed businesses.

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.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Sales, purchases and nominal ledger management
  • Reconciling bank and credit card statements
  • VAT reconciliation
  • Petty cash and expenses management
  • Inter-Company transactions
  • Wages transactions and reconciliation of salaries and wages control accounts
  • Preparation and filing of clients' VAT Returns

Experience required:

  • Minimum 2-3 years bookkeeping using Xero and SAGE
  • Experience of receipt bank useful but not essential
  • Client interaction

The successful individual will have the following skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • A strong interest in owner managed businesses and general commercial awareness
  • The ability to manage multiple deadlines and prioritise effectively
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Being part of the national Haines Watts Group means that there are broad training & development opportunities available. In addition, benefits include:

  • Death in service benefit
  • Income protection
  • A range of optional salary sacrifice benefits

If you are keen to secure a progressive role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm please apply today to find out more with your preference of office location.

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 any agency fee