Bookkeeper - Watford

Nils Lloyd-Penny
Date Posted
09 Oct 2019
Work Type
Full Time
Accounting and Auditing Services
£25,000 to £35,000 depending on experience

Our client is an Accountancy Practice that provideds financial support for small and medium sized organisations in Watford.

They require a new Bookkeeper to join their team. The role will oversee a number of allocated clients and reports to the Head of Bookkeeping.

Flexible hours of working are on offer.

 Main Responsibility

  • Manage individually allocated billable work on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis as required and keep the Head of Bookkeeping apprised of progress.  
  • Keep Client Manager fully updated across workflow, vat, reporting and Outstanding Issues.
  • Prepare accurate and timely management accounts and review with each client as required. This includes the projections which should be reviewed with the Director on a quarterly basis.
  • Highlight any potential accounting and commercial issues pertaining to each client to the Head of Bookkeeping/Head of Accountancy and agree a plan of action prior to discussing with the client. 

General Accountability

  • Liaise and ensure good communication with the Head of Bookkeeping, the Assistants and Ledger Team, suppliers and clients.
  • Promote the brand values of the organisation through excellent customer service.
  • Work with the Head of Bookkeeping to maintain and improve effectiveness and efficiency across each client.  
  • Supervise, assist and, if necessary train the junior staff. 
  • Promote effective communication on all levels of the organisation. 

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a proactively diverse and interactive organisation. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills. 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and work as part of a team. 
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced office setting. 
  • Effective problem-solving skills. 
  • Demonstrated ability to share skills and knowledge with others. 
   This Vacancy
Bookkeeper - Watford
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