Accounts Assistant

June 5, 2024

FTE Salary:
£28,000 – £32,000 depending on experience

Job type:
Full time 7.5 hours per day (37.5 hours per week) with some travel to clients required as overtime (may be paid or taken as TOIL).

JCS Accountants Limited:
JCS is a long-established firm of Chartered Accountants in south-west London. We aim to form strong relationships with our clients, which enables us to provide the right support precisely when it is needed. Our staff are a key part in forming these relationships.

Although established many years ago, JCS is continually striving to adopt new techniques and technology to ensure that its services are relevant to our current client base.

At JCS we have a client focused and experienced team. We have 6 directors and senior managers and approximately 25 staff, most of whom either hold, or are training for, professional qualifications.

The role:
We are looking for a new member of staff to assist with providing bookkeeping and management accounting services to our clients. You will be working with experienced team members using cloud-based accounting software and Microsoft Office products.

The work involves processing transactions, communicating with clients and colleagues, preparing reports and completing VAT returns as required and dealing with issues arising.

About you:
You will need to have excellent organisational and communication skills and be a good team player. You will need to be able to work on your own initiative and be willing to be flexible when needed. You should have an attention to detail, be courteous and have pride in delivering the highest standards of service to our clients.

You will be supporting our clients with important communications, so an excellent standard of spoken and written English is required.

You should be comfortable using Word, Excel and email. Previous knowledge and background experience of bookkeeping, including exposure to accounting software is beneficial. We are able to provide on the job training to increase and deepen your knowledge and experience as required.

We will offer:

  • 29 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays).
  • Paid relevant training.
  • Workplace Pension Scheme.
  • The opportunity to work with friendly and professional colleagues.

Job Type: Full-time 37.5 hours per week starting at 9am.

Salary: £28,000 – £32,000 per year, depending on experience

Work days – Monday to Friday

Get in touch:

Email your CV to

Applications close 16 July 2024.

Find out more about JCS here

Ready to talk?

Dick Haffenden JCS

Then we’re ready to listen.

Tell us about yourself, your goals and what you need to achieve them and one of our team of friendly accountants will be in touch to begin the conversation.

020 8643 1166

jcs Accountants

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