We have an exciting opportunity for a Bookkeeper in our Sussex office.  In Sussex we have a highly prestigious client base of high-net worth individuals, SMEs, not-for-profit individuals, regulated industries and agriculture.

Key responsibilities are:

  • processing day to day bookkeeping for a portfolio of clients including limited companies, charities and farms, as well as reconciliations of the main control accounts
  • preparing monthly management accounts
  • dealing with client queries as and when they arise
  • managing own flow of work
  • preparing and filing VAT returns
  • attending client premises to undertake bookkeeping role on-site which includes preparation of management information for clients
  • providing training to clients on various packages and bookkeeping skills as required
  • supporting colleagues with accounts work when required
  • training and supporting apprentices with general bookkeeping skills

As the role will require you to travel to client premises it is vital you hold a current driving licence and have your own transport.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • previous bookkeeping experience in a professional practice
  • previous experience of preparation of management accounts
  • previous experience in VAT preparation and filing
  • excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • experience with Xero, Sage and Quickbooks would be an advantage


  • competitive market rate salary
  • pension scheme
  • life assurance
  • 23 days annual leave (exc BH) – increasing by one day per year up to a maximum of 28 days
  • opportunity to purchase additional holiday days
  • 9 day working fortnight
  • free car parking
  • access to our corporate reward scheme
  • employee Assistance Programme
  • opportunity to develop your skills and progress within the Firm
  • relaxed and friendly working environment

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