Bookkeeper

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Halifax
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time


Robert Half Finance & Accounting are currently working with an award winning food manufacturer, who are based in Halifax, to recruit for their new Bookkeeper who is needed to cover maternity leave.

You will be a key member of the finance team ensuring that the daily and weekly accounts are managed efficiently and that weekly reports are provided for the team to review.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Weekly and monthly payroll
  • Monthly supplier payments
  • Control weekly account reconciliations
  • Resolution of finance related queries
  • Updating the debtors list
  • Purchase ledger - matching invoices to PO numbers code and entry onto systems
  • Weekly reports circulated
  • Negotiating preferential terms with our suppliers


Business Skills Required:
  • Excellent understanding of multiple accounting systems
  • food manufacturing experience a bonus
  • Competent in Office, especially Excel
  • Comfortable using cloud based software


Personal Skills Required:
  • Ability to handle figures with speed, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Ability to plan, organise and execute own workload effectively with minimal supervision
  • Consistent and professional disposition
  • Ability to meet targets and deadlines
  • Able to work alongside others in an office environment
  • Adaptable with workload requirements and changing environment




Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.