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Leicester, Leicestershire
£22,000 to £27,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Public Practice specialists Taylor Rose Recruitment have been instructed on a Bookkeeper opportunity on behalf of a leading firm of Chartered Accountants in Leicester.

The successful candidate will be AAT Qualified (Part Qualified or QBE also considered) from a practice background with strong double entry bookkeeping skills and a good working knowledge of accountancy software such as Xero, Sage and/ or Quickbooks.

The role will be varied involving the preparation of accounts to trial balance, VAT returns, CIS returns, liaising directly with clients, bank reconciliations, purchase & sales ledger and dealing with ad hoc queries.

Our client is offering a highly competitive remuneration and benefits package, flexible working hours, holiday entitlement and a good work/ life balance. Part time hours also available.

The role can be seen in more detail below:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Preparing accounts to trial balanceUndertaking bookkeeping for clientsPreparing VAT returnsCIS returnsBank reconciliationsPurchase & Sales LedgerMaintaining up to date complete financial recordsLiaising with multiple clients at any one time, maintaining and developing relationshipsDealing with client queriesBuilding and maintaining strong client relatinships.


AAT Qualified (ideally)AAT Part Qualified or Qualified by ExperienceKnowledge of Sage & Xero desirableStrong double entry bookkeeping skillsExperience of working in practice is essential

If this vacancy doesn't tick the boxes, do get in touch to discuss alternatives. Our client base consists of Top 20, Mid Tier, Regional and Independent firms across the UK.

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  • Job Reference: 707316701-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Taylor Rose Recruitment Ltd
    Taylor Rose Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent