We’re looking for an Experienced Bookkeeper

Location – Milton Keynes

25 days holiday +BH, PLUS bonus birthday leave, private healthcare, life insurance.

Hours of work– Monday – Thursday 08:00-17:00 and Friday – 08:00-13:00

Are you an experienced, tech-savvy bookkeeper looking to drive your career forward? Are you a hero with Xero? Do you excel at Excel? If you relish a challenge and love learning exciting new software, then this role with this forward-thinking company could be for you!

Our client is looking for an experienced, highly motivated Bookkeeper to join their rapidly expanding team based in Milton Keynes. With a proven background in bookkeeping and the ability to work with speed and accuracy to deadlines, the successful candidate will have plenty of room to sharpen their skills and knowledge with the opportunity to study for nationally recognised qualifications if you do not possess them already.

You will be responsible for building strong relationships and offering financial expertise and support with the day-to-day accounting needs of our existing client base of SME’s and individuals, including understanding debits and credits and the ability to communicate effectively across the board.


AAT or equivalent qualifications are an advantage but not essential if you have a proven bookkeeping track record.

At least 3 years’ experience in bookkeeping.

A strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.

A good overall working knowledge of purchase ledger coding, reporting, month end journal posting, reconciliation and business and income tax worksheets will be advantageous.

A fast learner, quick to understand new skills and technologies and with the ability to respond quickly and effectively is essential.

Please send your CV to:  enquiries@essendonaccounts.co.uk