We are looking for an experienced Bookkeeping Assistant to assist with managing our busy and fast paced Accounts and Business Services team in Kilmarnock.

The purpose of this role is to ensure the smooth completion of the bookkeeping jobs within the Kilmarnock office, you will be responsible for the delivery of CIS, bookkeeping and VAT services across a wide variety of industries.

At Campbell Dallas, we recognise and are extremely proud of our talented professionals and we are continuously looking to strengthen our team. Personal Development is very important to us so therefore we will provide on-going training in an exciting and motivating work environment.

About us
Campbell Dallas are one of the most dynamic and progressive firms of accountants & business advisors with a wide range of clients; ranging from individuals, family businesses and large corporates across the breadth of Scotland from all industry sectors.

We take the time to understand our clients’ key objectives, businesses and the markets they operate in, enabling us to provide an advisory rich service, to help each of our clients’ businesses grow.

With over 20 years’ experience and a host of awards for client service, we’ll ensure you’re getting the best guidance from the smartest people in the industry. As the Scottish part of the CogitalGroup we have access to the latest technology for our clients to benefit from now, and in the future as changes such as Making Tax Digital come into play.

Day-to-day Duties and Responsibilities

  • Daily operating of Sage and Xero
  • Bookkeeping tasks for a varied portfolio of clients
  • Preparation of VAT returns from start to finish and maintenance of sales and purchase ledger
  • Preparation of CIS submissions
  • Answer e-mails/calls and general office duties
  • Ability to keep track of multiple tasks at once and effectively communicate progress with team members
  • Any other ad hoc accountancy responsibilities as necessary
  • Demonstrate the Campbell Dallas values at all times, with awareness of your influence over others in the team
  • To assist in any reasonable manner to achieve the requirements of Campbell Dallas and the business goals

Experience, Skills and Knowledge

  • Experienced bookkeeper with experience using Sage
  • Strong communicator willing to challenge where required
  • Be able to work well on own initiative
  • Strong IT skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent organisational skills with great attention to detail

What we can offer you

We reward our employees with extensive benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunities for flexible working, including location
  • Generous annual leave and bank holiday entitlement
  • Excellent working environment
  • Attractive bonus staff referral scheme
  • Excellent working environment
  • Company pension scheme
  • Dress down Friday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Tech Scheme

If you are looking for a new challenging opportunity to progress your career, then we are interested in hearing from you.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV to joinus@campbelldallas.co.uk.

This information is correct as at December 2018.