Bookkeeper/ Business Accountant

Recruiter
Enclothed Ltd
Location
North London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Enclothed

Founded in 2014 and featured on Dragon’s Den, ENCLOTHED.CO.UK is transforming the way men shop through a blend of technology and personal stylists

At ENCLOTHED.CO.UK we firmly believe that our customer is at the centre of everything we do and insist that each and every customer has a personal experience from the first moment of contact right through to the after sales experience and support. Every staff member, regardless of their role within the business, must always have the customer at the forefront of their thoughts.

Key Objective

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Business Accountant Senior Bookkeeper/Accountant to join ENCLOTHED.CO.UK.

Working closely with the Directors the Business Accountant Senior Bookkeeper/Accountant will be trusted to support the company’s commercial operations.

You will be responsible for all weekly, monthly and yearly statutory, accounting and financial reporting within the business and for cash flow management.

Your core duties will be wide-ranging, including:

  • Resolving queries both internally and externally around outstanding invoices
  • Monthly management accounts including variance analysis with budget and forecasts
  • Annual statutory accounts
  • All Bookkeeping and weekly reconciliations (including Bank, creditors, cash and debtors)
  • Overseeing payroll (which is administered by our payroll team)
  • Accounts payable/receivable
  • You will take ownership of the relationship with the bank and with our suppliers.
  • Getting invoices signed off by the Directors on a weekly basis
  • Credit Card sales/ merchant service provider reconciliation
  • Point of Contact for all Suppliers regarding payments
  • Assisting with preparation for end of year accounts liaising with outsourced accountant
  • Quarterly VAT Returns
  • Weekly Cash Flow Forecasting, review Actual V Plan
  • Checking the correct uploading all Entries & Reconciling them all
  • Ensure Xero is kept up to date daily and accurate at all times

You will be responsible for the preparation and tracking of the annual budget and will provide valued input into the appraisal of new business opportunities, existing contracts and costings. You will review and continuously improve the processes and controls.

At least two years’ experience in a similar role is required - Experience in the retail sector would be an advantage. However, such experience is not essential. An understanding of Xero accounting system is ideal.

PROFILE:

  • Fluent English (both written and spoken)
  • Previous office experience within a busy company
  • Part qualified (CIMA, ACCA)
  • Intermediate level or above Microsoft Offices skills, including Word and Excel
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and a joy to work with
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines and take direction
  • Ability to prioritise workload effectively

BENEFITS:

  • £25,000-£30,000, depending on skills and experience
  • Employment contracts are full-time
  • Holiday pay
  • Monthly pay
  • Statutory sick and maternity pay

APPLICATIONS:

Along with their CV, applicants should submit a covering letter, which describes how their skills and experience are suited to the position.

Those candidates selected for interview will be informed by email. If you do not hear from us within 7 working days, please assume that your application has not been successful.

We work constantly to provide equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, social background, religion, disability or sexuality.