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MaY 2024 - We are hiring!

Bookkeeper/Account Manager

We are currently recruiting a bookkeeper to join our team. This role will see you join our fast-growing practice based in Market Harborough, Leicester serving our valued client base covering a variety of industries and sectors. We are a cloud-based practice focused on delivering proactive and first class bookkeeping and accountancy services to our clients.

This permanent role is offered part-time, minimum 3 days per week (Monday-Friday) with a competitive salary. Working days can be agreed prior to starting. As a cloud-based practice, we are a flexible team able to adjust and provide suitable working from home arrangements. We actively encourage and support our team with continued professional development.

Job Responsibilities

  • Carry out Bookkeeping duties for a number of small businesses
  • Manage account preparation
  • Process sales invoices, receipts and payments
  • Reconciling bank transactions
  • Liaising with clients and HMRC
  • Accurately complete financial paperwork
  • Visiting clients on occasion, where you may be involved in resolving queries
  • Preparation & submission of VAT Returns
  • Compiling and presenting monthly/quarterly management reports
  • Maintaining Xero certification
  • Desirable - Assisting with Payroll preparation and submission

Education, Experience and Skills:

The successful candidate must have:

  • Previous experience working in a practice environment
  • Outstanding knowledge of the Bookkeeping processes
  • Excellent knowledge of VAT
  • Experience in producing management accounts
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Confidentiality
  • Time management & be deadline oriented
  • Advance knowledge/experience of Xero
  • Able to build and maintain strong work relationships with clients
  • Manage workloads effectively to meet deadlines
  • High level or accuracy and attention to detail
  • Uses own initiative and has a proactive approach
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Desirable - AAT or other bookkeeping qualification

How to apply:

If you feel you have the right experience and want to work for a modern and growing practice, please apply today!
To apply for this role, send your CV to We’d love to get to know you and look forward to welcoming a new member to our team.