Bookkeeper

  • Job Reference: 128981
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Bookkeeper                           

Leicester      £25,000 to £32,000

Job Summary: We are currently seeking a skilled Bookkeeper to join our client within the Construction Industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining financial records, managing accounts payable, and utilising accounting Sage software.

Duties:

- Record day-to-day financial transactions and complete the posting process

- Reconcile entries and maintain accurate ledgers

- Process accounts payable and receivable using appropriate accounting software

- Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports

- Assist with budget preparation and financial forecasting

- Ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures- Handle confidential information in a secure and professional manner

Requirements:- Proven work experience as a Bookkeeper or similar role

- Proficiency in using Sage

- Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting principles

- Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail

- Ability to handle sensitive information confidentially

- Strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team

- Maintaining fixed-asset register including additions & disposals, preparation & posting of monthly depreciation & agreeing to P&L / balance sheet

- Agree monthly payroll nominal report & post journal,

- Month-end reporting, assisting the Management team in preparation of statutory accounts

- Monthly P&L reviews, budgets & forecasts,

- Assisting with preparing detailed monthly P&L & balance sheet reports,

- Preparation of cashflow statements & controlling expenditure / cash flow for various companies.

- Credit control and management of credit limits.

- Knowledge of the Construction Industry (CIS)

- AAT qualification or equivalent is desirable

If you are a meticulous individual with a passion for numbers and finance, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity to contribute to our client’s team as a Bookkeeper.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £25,000.00-£32,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Company pension
  • Free On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: Office based role

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