Outsourcing Assistant

Job Title: Outsourcing Assistant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Maidstone
Salary: Competitive
Reference: 19-08-24
Contact Name: Chris Howden
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2020 12:04

Job Description

Assist the Partners and Accounts Managers in providing support to those clients requiring more than annual compliance services. Working in the outsourcing team to produce management accounts, VAT Returns and ad-hoc management information on a timely basis to support Wilkins Kennedy senior staff and enable them to fulfil their role in advising clients on accounts, taxation and financial matters throughout the year. Linking that work with year-end reporting and maintaining regular contact in a support role with key client personnel under guidance from Wilkins Kennedy Partners and Accounts Managers.


Key Areas of Focus


  • Undertake bookkeeping using Cloud accounting software for review by senior staff
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Assisting with client queries
  • Client visits


Personal Profile

  • No previous experience necessary but would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of QBO and Xero would be an advantage
  • Professional and approachable manner
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Car driver with full, clean licence is essential as travel to client premises will be required
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team player
  • Good attention to detail