Bookkeeper - Part Time

Bookkeeper - Part Time

Job Title: Bookkeeper - Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oakham, Rutland
Salary: £13 per hour
REF: 897393
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

A busy private estate team based in beautiful rural surroundings are looking for a talented bookkeeper / administrator to join them on a part-time basis.

The focus of the position is in assisting the Estates Operations Manager to maintain financial records for various business interests.

The varied nature of the role requires applicants to demonstrate a flair for prioritisation and an interest in managing a range of responsibilities.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Working across multiple companies completing accounts up to trial balance including:
    • Monthly & quarterly VAT Return
    • Recording financial transactions
    • Handling accounts payable and receivable
    • Payment runs
    • Maintaining company ledgers
    • CIS Returns
    • Credit control
  • Carrying out general administrative duties including responding to emails, typing of correspondence, ordering of stationery and supplies and keeping health and safety records up-to-date
  • Liaising with contractors completing maintenance work
  • Maintaining the insurance for vehicles and properties
  • Providing holiday cover for the Estates Operations Manager

Skills and experience required:

  • Extensive proven experience in a similar accounts role
  • Proficient in the use of Sage Line 50 and MS Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Work as an approachable and helpful team member, happy to complete additional hours where required to cover holidays
  • Effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing

Hours of work:

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays 9 am - 3 pm (12 hours per week)

Salary and benefits:

  • £13.00 per hour
  • 20 days annual leave - pro rata
  • On-site car parking

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