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Bookkeeper/Management Accountant

Ipswich, Suffolk
£25,000 to £35,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

MacKenzie King are recruiting a Bookkeeper/Management Accountant for a local Accountancy Practice, based on the outskirts of Ipswich. As a Bookkeeper/Management Accountant you will manage a portfolio of clients, taking responsibility for Financial and Accounting Outsourcing Services.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To enter bookkeeping information received from clients.
  • To prepare monthly or quarterly management accounts.
  • To calculate CIS payable for those clients where relevant and making CIS submissions.
  • To chase clients to ensure that relevant deadlines are met in relation to VAT and CIS.
  • To pay suppliers and taxes as they become due and to chase debts to ensure there is sufficient money in his account to cover wages etc each week.
  • To complete and send debtors schedules.
  • Accounts reconciliations, calculations of relevant provisions and preparation of appropriate schedules, working papers.
  • Preparation & calculation of VAT returns including the responsibility of filing the VAT returns including the responsibility of filing the VAT returns at HMRC on time.
  • Offer training, support and guidance to more junior members of staff throughout various procedures and use of various programs.
  • Compiling various correspondence to various sources including Clients, Inland Revenue, Banks & Companies House.
  • Extensive use of Microsoft Word documents and excel spreadsheets including various formulae/tables as necessary.

Key Skills & Attributes:

  • Qualified or studying towards AAT would be advantageous
  • Experience working in a multi-company environment would be advantageous
  • Sage and other accounting software
  • Intermediate Excel skills.
  • Knowledge of VAT
  • Strong communication skills
  • Show strong problem solving and organisational skills

This is brilliant for someone with strong bookkeeping skills to take their first step into a practice environment with no prior practice experience. To talk through this in more detail please get in touch with Stephanie at MacKenzie King.

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  • Job Reference: 707326330-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: MacKenzie King
    MacKenzie King
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent