Posted 10 months ago

Job description

Accounts Assistant & Bookkeeper

The Affinity Group is currently looking to recruit an ambitious Accountants Assistant & Bookkeeper. Established in 1995 the group provides specialist accountancy services to contractors, freelancers and SMEs, and their aim is to become the most respected in this field in the UK.

This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious and forward-thinking company.

Your role

Your role as an Accounts Assistant & Bookkeeper will include:

  • Focusing on client service and meeting the day to day demands of the clients
  • Review client records and input into software (typically VT & Xero)
  • Preparing and submitting client VAT returns
  • Monthly reconciliations
  • Data processing and reconciliation

About you

For this position you should:

  • Have previous accounts practice experience
  • Be proficient at using excel
  • Be comfortable in a fast paced environment
  • Be personable and a confident communicator
  • Be comfortable in managing and overseeing a small team
  • Be a good team player and willing to help others

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £24,000.00-£28,000.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Financial planning services
  • Free parking
  • Gym membership
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Wimborne: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Bookkeeping: 2 years (preferred)

Work Location: In person

If you think this is the job for you, please send your CV and covering letter to:

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