Certificate in Bookkeeping Level 2
What can a Professional Bookkeeper do?
Many Professional Bookkeepers run their own highly successful bookkeeping practices. The practices can be own client driven or a mix of own clients and freelance work for larger accountancy practices. As a self employed bookkeeper, you are in control of the hours you work and how large you would your practice to become.
Want to be employed? Professional Bookkeepers are sought after by employers for accounting roles such as sales ledger or purchase ledger plus many more associated roles. Bookkeeping is a great way to launch a career in accounting.
Points to Help You Route Selection
- When beginning an accountancy career in employment, employers will give equal employability for both the Bookkeeping and Full Accounting qualifications.
- Long term studying the accounting route will give more career opportunities including going on to study chartered accountancy.
- If a student wishes to follow the accounting route after qualifying as a professional bookkeeper, it is possible to take additional exams at the Advanced level to transfer to the accounting route.