Job Description

11944 – Bookkeeper Job Spec

Location: Leicester

Summary of the Role

Our client – an established chartered accountancy practice based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper on a full-time permanent basis. We are seeking a competent individual with ideally circa 3-years’ experience working in a busy accountancy practice.

Duties incl. completion of quarterly VAT returns for a wide range of businesses and trade sectors with an allocated portfolio of clients. Completion and submission of monthly CIS returns.

Confident communication skills in order to liaise with the clients, advise the clients and plan in your workload to best meet the deadlines as necessary.

A good understanding of the various VAT scheme in operation, and the ability to advise clients of the changes affecting their business.

Able to work on individual clients and report directly to the VAT manager, whilst also flexible enough to work as part of the busy bookkeeping department.

Prior use of Sage Line 50 & Microsoft office products is essential. Exposure to other software packages would be ideal also.



  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £19,000 - £24,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11944) on 0116 254 9404.