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Accountant / Bookkeeper

Job Title: Accountant / Bookkeeper
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Slough
Salary: 30000 - 40000
REF: DAC 1170
Contact Name: Debbie Curtis
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

Curtis Recruitment is looking to recruit an Accountant/Bookkeeper for a reputable accountancy practice based in Slough.  This is a new role to work within the Business Services Group of a professional firm.  The Department has doubled in size in the past twelve months and is continuing to grow with a broad client base.

Key responsibilities of the Accountant/Bookkeeper include:

  • Working within the Business Services Group
  • Production of annual and monthly management accounts for clients E.g, purchase ledger, bank reconciliation
  • Dealing with client queries
  • VAT
  • Payroll
  • Bookkeeping
  • Chasing up outstanding invoices if requested by the client

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous experience in a similar role and working within tight deadlines
  • Have had previous experience of training/managing individuals
  • Exceptional client handling skills
  • A determined and confident approach
  • A proactive attitude, new ideas and the ability to grow with the position
  • Looking for an experienced individual who will stay in, and develop with the role
  • Qualifications are not essential, experience is more important

To be considered for this role, you will satisfy the following:

  • Must have worked within Practice
  • Sage Line 50/ Sage Payroll
  • Management accounts
  • Payroll
  • VAT and all the other general business reporting requirements
  • IRIS is desirable
  • International exposure would also be desirable but not essential