• Job Reference: 12363
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £23,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Full Time
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

12363 – Bookkeeper Job Spec

Location: Leicester


Our client – an established and well-respected firm of Chartered Accountants based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper to join their practice team to prepare clients’ accounts on a full-time permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Bookkeeping to trial balance,
  • Profit and loss,
  • Balance sheet,
  • VAT return,
  • Processing payments via BACS,
  • Year-end processes,
  • Dealing with HMRC, keeping up to date with all the necessary legislation
  • Liaising with clients, partners & managers to ensure all information is received correctly.

The Right Person

  • Previous bookkeeping experience is essential,
  • Accountancy Practice experience is preferred, but not essential,
  • Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision,
  • Excellent planning, organisation & deadline time keeping skills,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel & Word skills to a good standard. Ideally possess experience using Sage Line 50, Sage Desktop, Sage for Cloud or Quickbooks.


  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 full-time
  • Hours: 37.5 PW) – based in-house
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays
  • Pension

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12302) on 0116 254 9404.