Tuesday, 9 July 2013

Bookkeeper / Accountant

Bookkeeper / Accountant :

Location & Post Code: Southampton, Hampshire (SO16) 

Salary: £21,000 - £25,000 D.O.E. 


Working hours:Full-time

Job type:Permanent

Industry sector: Accountancy

Our client is a growing group of small family owned businesses based in Southampton. Currently online focused in the automotive industry, but looking to expand into multiple channels. They pride themselves in quality and customer service, as well as a great team environment. 

Due to projected expanse, success and changes in the market, they are looking to recruit for a new role as a Bookkeeper / Accountant. 

This is a role for someone who has a wide range of experience in the finance and accounting sector. While a significant part of the role is Bookkeeping, it also requires you to produce, analyse and advise on management accounts. It is a highly responsible role where personal accountability and ability to manage your own workload is essential. The role will involve working closely with the directors, providing forecasts and analysis, day to day hands on accounting tasks across all aspects of the business. 

This role involves the following (but is not limited to): 

- Purchase Ledger - including making payments 
- Sales Ledger including invoicing 
- Bank Reconciliations 
- Invoicing 
- Monthly Payroll 
- VAT Controls covering EC Sales and Purchases 
- Credit Control - management and chasing of outstanding debts 
- Monthly Management Accounts 
- Financial forecasts and analysis 
- Working on Xero accounting system. 

Ideal candidates could be qualified accountants or qualified by experience, however, must be experienced in book keeping and must be able to demonstrate an understanding of managing the finances for a small to medium sized business. 

This is a collaborative and hardworking team and individuals joining the team will have to show that they are willing to work in the same way, always looking to go the extra mile and enjoy working in a professional and supportive environment. 

Please apply online with your CV and covering letter. 

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.

Adfinder code: Ref 30935936 Job Ref: SR127671ea00f08e29