Job vacancy: Client Bookkeeper

7th March 2023

£ competitive salary

A fantastic opportunity for a positive and can-do personality to join our thriving team, where you will manage a portfolio of clients.

Here at TTR Barnes we drive a people-focused culture, evident in our client and employee activities.  We have been at the forefront of accounting excellence in the North East for over 80 years and our professional team continue to deliver the same exceptional service today, as we have from the outset.

You will be part of a close-knit and collaborative team, where we promote individual employee management and a safe and nurturing office environment.

We are looking for a new client bookkeeper to add to our friendly team, specifically with the following qualities and experience.



  • Processing supplier and debtor invoices for our clients, keeping the ledgers up to date
  • Balancing client accounts and bank reconciliations
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Monitoring VAT deadlines, to ensure the bookkeeping is up to date
  • Building and maintaining good working relationships with your portfolio of clients
  • Training clients in basic bookkeeping skills



  • A minimum of 3 years bookkeeping experience is essential
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks and Sage is desirable
  • A friendly can-do attitude
  • Great communication skills
  • Strong IT skills including use of excel
  • Good time management and strong organisational skills with the ability to work to deadlines
  • Able to multi-task and retain a composed, professional manner dealing with multiple clients and internal colleague requests



At TTRBarnes we will offer a competitive salary and have a flexitime system. Please send your cv to if this role interests you.


Chartered Accountants in Sunderland, offering expertise on everything from Tax and Business Planning,
to Accounts and VAT.