Book Keeper

Job Description

Direct Response Employment Services are currently recruiting  for our client based in Devizes.

After another successful year they have a full time vacancy  for an enthusiastic and committed bookkeeper.

The ideal candidate will be a team player and needs to be dedicated to delivering a personal service to their Clients.

As an experienced bookkeeper you will be responsible for the preparation of bookkeeping records and management accounts for clients.

Duties will also include submission of VAT and CIS returns.

Ideally you will hold a professional qualification although also welcome those that are qualified by experience. You will be able to demonstrate recent experience of looking after your own client base or working on multiple accounts. Accountancy experience is a distinct advantage, but they will also consider different industry backgrounds.
As well as experience in bookkeeping excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills are vital, as you will be speaking with, writing to and meeting with clients.

Proficiency in the use of Sage Line 50, Xero and Microsoft Office suite (particularly Excel) is desirable. Recent knowledge of VAT and CIS legislation will be an advantage as will knowledge or understanding of personal and business tax.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to prioritise their schedule and work to tight deadlines. Our client is looking for someone with flexibility in working hours during peak periods. Applicants should note that a full driving licence and use of a car during the working week is essential, as you will be visiting clients at their premises.