Jobs at Accent

Bookkeeper’s Assistant – Full Time / Permanent Position - Immediate start available

Salary: £6.15 – £8.21 per hour (DOE)

Hours: flexible working days/hours considered for the right candidate

Benefits: 28 days holiday inc bank holidays, Pension scheme

Location: Leeds

Closing date: Monday 4th October

Accent Clothing is one of UK’s leading independent fashion retailers based in the heart of Leeds City Centre, established since 1984 they are still a family run business employing around 30 staff.

We are looking for someone to assist our Bookkeeper and join our diverse and friendly team. You will be responsible for assisting our current bookkeeper input and maintain the companies' accounts and assist with the general financial and administrative tasks required.

Experience is preferred but not essential as training will be given. A good head for numbers, attention to detail and a desire to be a motivated member of our Accent team is essential.

Duties Include:

·         Maintain Sales/Purchases & Nominal Ledgers using SAGE software

·         Reconcile Bank, credit cards and petty cash

·         Check bank daily and reconcile with Sage

·         Deal with suppliers/creditors in professional and friendly manner via the telephone and by email

·         Make Bacs payments and Supplier payments

·         Assist with submission of VAT returns to HMRC

·         Assist with the preparation Payroll

·         Help formulate monthly management P&L accounts.

·         Help prepare weekly reports for board meetings

·         General administrative tasks

·         Full training will be given for all the above

The Ideal Candidate:

·         Bookkeeping experience preferred but not essential

·         Excellent numeracy skills are essential

·         Computer skills – essential packages: Word: Excel

·         Excellent telephone manner

·         Good time management skills and the ability to prioritise

·         Good work ethic with attention to detail

If you feel that this role is for you then APPLY today!

IMPORTANT Please include a contact telephone number and an email address – all responses will be by either phone or e mail.


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