MT/ BK 2574653


Accountant, Bookkeeper, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Other


£25,000 to £30,000 Per Annum


+ Excellent Bens + Hybrid Working


West London - Hybrid

Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high-quality candidates in the Accountancy sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Bookkeeper / Accounting Associate to join a fun and very vibrant organisation that deals with well-known High-Net worth individuals in the Sports and Entertainment industry.

Hybrid working - 3 days from home, 2 in the London Office (after completing initial training of 4-6 weeks)

The bookkeeper / accounting associate is responsible for supporting the internal accounting team with the day-to-day accounting and bookkeeping. The role has a high level of exposure to UK and international business, with an opportunity to progress to a role managing the accounting and bookkeeping for an international office.

Bookkeeper / Accounting Associate’s Core Duties

  • Bookkeeping for UK, Netherlands and Swedish operations
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Processing and reviewing purchase and sales invoices
  • Management accounting - preparation of weekly reports and monthly accounts
  • Credit control
  • Purchase ledger management including arranging payments
  • Month end processes, including balance sheet reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of expenses, petty cash, bank accounts and credit card statements
  • Assisting with annual statutory accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Supervision, mentoring and assistance with training of junior staff
  • General support and assistance to the team

Bookkeeper / Accounting Associate’s Skills Required

  • AAT level 3 or above
  • Commit to further study towards an ACCA qualification
  • At least a grade B or above in GCSE English and Math’s
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience within an accounting field
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks Online
  • Good experience with preparing UK VAT returns
  • Good experience with double entry bookkeeping
  • Experience with International Bookkeeping (desirable)
  • Highly proactive and organised - scheduling and keeping deadlines
  • Strong communication and people skills - a positive and approachable attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail

Are you enthusiastic about the Bookkeeper / Accounting Associate job? Send us your CV in a Word format today