Bookkeeping Supervisor

  • Job Reference: 11837
  • Date Posted: 2 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Hols: 20+STAT (+3 Xmas), Auto-Enrolment
  • Sector: Accountancy, Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email: office@paulmitchellassoc.co.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

11837 – Bookkeeping Supervisor Job Spec

Location: Leicester

Summary

Our Client – a successful and respected chartered accountancy practice based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced accountant to oversee their client bookkeeping function on a full-time permanent basis.

 

The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the bookkeeping department for multiple clients, leading & supervising six staff. Working predominantly on Xero software, key duties include:

  • Process client accounts receivables / accounts payable,
  • Bank recs,
  • Credit card,
  • Petty cash,
  • VAT returns for review / submissions,
  • Client business payments,
  • Prepare & review management accounts for client approval,
  • Assisting with payroll.

 

The Right Person

  • Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent,
  • Accountancy practice background preferred, but not essential,
  • Senior detailed accountancy knowledge & supervisory experience is essential,
  • Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision, able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team,
  • Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Xero & Microsoft Excel,
  • Experience integrating Xero into other apps / packages would be desirable.

 

Package

  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays (+3 Xmas)
  • Auto-Enrolment 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: 11837) on 0116 254 9404.