We offer hybrid working, with some working from clients premises, along with our Colchester and Ipswich office
Please note this is not a 100% remote role, there is a need to be able to go into the office and also go to clients premises. Therefore you will need to be able to commute to Ipswich, Colchester, and the surrounding area when needed to.
What you’ll do
You will be an experienced book keeper, enthusiastic and hungry to learn and develop your knowledge further. We would expect you to be able to undertake all aspects of book keeping, including VAT returns, able to use relevant accounting systems including XERO, Sage, QuickBooks etc.
You will be comfortable working with clients in their premises and be able to set up and maintain book keeping and quarterly VAT returns.
You will enjoy talking with clients who need assistance with their accounting systems, and to be able to deal with these enquiries, promptly, confidently and courteously (we ensure you aren’t on your own so don’t worry support will be available from colleagues and our own IT).
You understand the need and are willing to visit client premises to set up and maintain book-keeping records and quarterly VAT returns and provide support to clients, who maintain their own records, using the relevant accounting systems.
You will be able to work methodically, but pro-actively address issues and resolve problems. To be able to work under pressure and prioritise, and where needed know when to ask for help or support from your team around you.
What you’ll be part of
At Scrutton Bland, we are committed to empowering our clients and people to make informed decisions and achieve their goals, whether business or personal. Our mission is to be the guardian of our client’s financial futures and our people’s professional aspirations. So, what does that mean for you?
We are looking for individuals who are:
Ambitious, who want to drive the Firm forward.
Compassionate, they have purpose and are proactive in their approach to meeting both client and personal goals.
Agile, they embrace new ideas and demonstrate innovativeness.
And proud, proud to be part of the Scrutton Bland Group.
Get in touch for forward-thinking, impartial advice
With offices in Cambridge, Colchester, Diss and Ipswich, we’re close enough for personal meetings with clients from anywhere across the East of England. Got something on your mind? We’ll be happy to listen and give you our thoughts.