Senior Bookkeeper

Recruiter
Hays
Location
South East London
Salary
£30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Bookkeeper needed for tech business based in SE London to take full responsibility of finance function

Your new company
You will be joining a well established SME tech business that has been experiencing successful YOY growth for the last few years with strong forecasts. Based in South East London near rail and underground travel links. The business has 25 staff with a social family feel culture. An ambitious team looking to further drive the business.

Your new role
You will be reporting in to the Director of the business (who also has a finance background) as well as also liaising with the Office Manager and external accounting practice. You will be given full ownership of the finance function but also must be happy to get stuck in to other areas where needed such as office management. You will be managing the purchase and sales ledgers, ensuring all transactions are recorded accurately. You will be processing and raising invoices, making payments and completing bank reconciliations. You will also have to complete VAT returns, work on time sheets, process expenses and petty cash. It is important you have the attitude and skills to evaluate and improve processes and controls. You will be using Sage line 50 and Excel to complete your work.

What you'll need to succeed
You must have completed a similar role in an SME business previously for 5+ years. It is essential you are experienced with Sage and Excel. You should have a 'can do' attitude, have an eye for detail and effective communication skills. It is important you have a confident understanding of accounts and know best practice to ensure the function is run accurately and effectively. Ideally you will have completed the AAT qualification.

What you'll get in return
You will join a stable and growing business heading in a highly positive direction You will join a sociable and supportive team to complete a broad and varied position to keep things interested and ensure a good work life balance.

What you need to do now
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