Bookkeeper and Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000139-1
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Figure Fairy Ltd
  • Location: 19A Normandy Way, Bodmin
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join a small team of down to earth, plain-speaking, friendly-faced humans, who also happen to be accountants. Would you like to join us?

We partner with Xero, Dext, FreeAgent and other software companies to make the whole bookkeeping and accounting process as efficient as possible, giving our clients back more time to spend on doing the things they love. We have experienced fantastic growth over the last few months and are now looking for a new team member to join us.

 Skills/experience required:

  • Proficient in using Xero and Dext (formerly Receipt Bank)
  • Previous practice experience including Bookkeeping and Vat Return Preparation
  • Great communicator
  • Team player
  • Good use of excel and GSuite is desirable
  • Great attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm to learn new technologies
  • A love for systems and a desire to continuously challenge and improve them
  • Being able to think outside the box
  • Committed to working independently

Key tasks and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Bookkeeping Preparation of Quarterly Vat Returns
  • Dealing with HMRC
  • Answering the phone and talking to clients
  • Provide software training to clients
  • Scanning documents
  • Updating internal databases and system manuals
  • General admin duties

What Figure Fairy will offer you:

  • Flexible full-time hours - 28 - 35 hours a week
  • Flexible working hours Hybrid working from office, home, beach
  • A happy relaxed working environment
  • Lots of support and training
  • Encouragement to develop your own ideas
  • Regular client contact

Salary is dependent upon experience. To apply for this amazing opportunity, please email us your CV including a little bit about yourself and why you would like to be considered for this position.