Senior Bookkeeper

Senior Bookkeeper

We are recruiting for a Senior Bookkeeper in the Leighton Buzzard area. Our Client is a well-established Company.

As a Senior Bookkeeper you will need to have/be:

  • Qualified to AAT Level 3 or above, or IAB, ICB, ACCA part qualified
  • Must have worked at least 5 years within an Accountancy Practice at senior level
  • Experience of preparing Company Accounts
  • Must have Quickbooks and Freeagent experience
  • Experience of developing and educating junior members of staff
  • Must have drive and willingness to learn
  • Able to work remotely from home if necessary
  • Must be a driver and have own car


  • Salary: £20,000.00 - £25,000.00 per annum (depending on experience)
  • Working Hours: Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.30pm
  • Location: Leighton Buzzard
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of a Senior Bookkeeper:

  • Accounts preparation for small business accounts
  • Data entry of sales invoices and expense receipts onto online accounting software
  • Client bookkeeping and analysis and coding of online accounting software entries
  • Reconciliation of bank statements and control accounts
  • Preparation of profit and loss reports and trial balance for Management Accounts
  • Presentation of numbers to management accountant and director
  • Provide assistance to the practice
  • Chase clients for paperwork and provide basic advice on reporting deadlines
  • Check and ensure correct documents have been submitted by clients
  • Calls to Revenue & Customs and Companies House
  • Assist new clients and businesses to setup their books onto cloud software
  • Provide training and guidance on how to correctly use cloud software

Benefits of working as a Senior Bookkeeper:

  • Internal training programme
  • 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Free onsite parking
  • Company pension

If you are interested in the above role please click apply

Extra Personnel do NOT charge any fees for our services.

Extra Personnel Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

Sectors: Finance

Types: Permanent

Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum