Our Client, a leading, independent firm of Chartered Accountants are looking for a Bookkeeper to join their busy, friendly team in Colindale, London. The role will involve you managing a mixed portfolio of clients and being responsible for their bookkeeping, management accounts, journals, reconciliations, VAT returns and generating records up to trial balance for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies. You will also be advising clients on becoming MTD compliant, as well as assisting and training them on Xero and other MTD software. Key Duties/Skills Required include:- - VAT Returns - Cash Accounting - Invoice Accounting - Good knowledge of VAT thresholds, flat rate scheme - Sales and Purchase Invoices - Bank Reconciliations - Control accounts reconciliations - Management Accounts - Sound double entry knowledge You will have a strong bookkeeping background, ideally gained within practice and you will have a good working knowledge of Xero and Xero Apps, QuickBooks, Sage Line 50. Xero certification and MTD certification would also be an advantage. This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, professional firm with modern offices and they offer a flexible benefits package, including a generous holiday allowance, flexible working hours, discretionary and loyalty bonus, as well superb prospects.