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Uckfield, Sussex
Remote Working
Remote Working
£28,000 to £30,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022


Full time permanent role

Uckfield based - hybrid office / home working available

Mon-Fri office based hours

Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum plus good company benefits

We are very pleased to be working alongside our busy, established and highly reputable accountancy based client as they seek to recruit a Bookkeeper to join their team in Uckfield, East Sussex as they continue to expand and grow the business at all levels.

Previous management accounts experience is essential

The role / duties:

Input and review data

Review and maintain sales, purchase and general ledgers

Post and review month end journals

Adhere to proper accounting standards

Meet deadlines and time budgets

Advise managers of any outstanding issues

Complete and review VAT returns

Maintain a full and accurate audit trail by filing and referencing documents

Travel to and work from client sites if required

Prepare and review management accounts from information and documentation received from clients, ensuring that all relevant deadlines are met

Complete each assignment before passing to the manager for review

Develop and maintain good client relations

Liaise with clients directly or through relevant manager to resolve queries or obtain further information

Ensure a high level of service to meet client's expectations

Ensure that all hours worked on assignments are correctly recorded

Training and supporting more junior members of staff and clients

Skills and experience required:

Excellent verbal and written communication

Ability to work as part of a team and independently

Previous proven book-keeping experience in an office environment

Numerate and analytical with excellent written and verbal communications skills

Evidence of being a proactive, self-starter who can manage changing priorities in a demanding environment

Intermediate/advanced Excel, Xero, Sage 50

This is a great opportunity to join a first class employer who offer an excellent environment in which to work

First Recruitment Services is acting as an employment agency on behalf of this vacancy

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  • Job Reference: 705432588-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: First Recruitment Services Limited
    First Recruitment Services Limited
  • Location: Uckfield, Sussex
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent