Client Bookkeeper

  • Job Reference: 1504
  • Date Posted: 3 June 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Eastbourne
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Outsourcing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair

Job Description

Position: Client Bookkeeper
Location: Hailsham, East Sussex
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000

About the Role:

Our client, a well-established accountancy firm set in a beautiful location, is seeking an experienced and dedicated Client Bookkeeper. This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled professional familiar with Quickbooks and Xero, who can efficiently manage VAT returns and provide exceptional client support over the phone.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain client bookkeeping records using Quickbooks and Xero.
  • Prepare and submit VAT returns accurately and on time.
  • Provide clients with clear, understandable guidance on bookkeeping issues over the telephone.
  • Ensure all financial data is accurate and up to date.
  • Resolve client queries and issues promptly and professionally.
  • Collaborate with the wider team to ensure seamless service delivery.


  • Proven experience as a bookkeeper within an accountancy practice.
  • Strong proficiency in Quickbooks and Xero.
  • Solid understanding of VAT returns and related processes.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to explain complex information clearly to clients.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.


  • Competitive salary ranging from £25,000 to £35,000.
  • Opportunity to work with a supportive and dynamic team.
  • Ongoing professional development and training opportunities.

If you are a proactive and experienced bookkeeper looking for a with a supportive company, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join our client's team and make a real difference to their clients' financial management.