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16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
A world class, market leader in the manufacture of automatic combustion equipment is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper to join its rapidly expanding firm, which exports to over 40 countries worldwide and serves a broad range of blue chip customers. Based in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, the successful Marketing Executive will work 30 hours a week, on a part time basis, earning a salary of circa £28,000 pro rata, dependant on experience.

As a Bookkeeper, you will support the directors in managing all site based accounting activities to maintain financial records, including purchases, sales receipts and cash. You will also work closely with the accounting team to create and analyse financial reports and ensure legal requirements compliance, process accounts payable and receivable and manage invoices and tax payments. Reporting to the Director, the successful Bookkeeper’s core duties will include: 

- Making strategic decisions on dealing with customers, and handling any conflict
- Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process
- Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, supplier’s ledger, customer ledger and general ledger
- Bring the books to the trial balance stage
- Perform partial checks of the posting process
- Complete tax forms
- Enter data, maintain records and lunch reports and financial statements
- Process accounts receivable/payable and handle payroll in a timely manner

The ideal candidate will have proven bookkeeping experience. In addition, you will possess the following skills: 

- Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles
- Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records
- Data entry skills along with a knack for numbers
- Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and proprietary software
- Proficiency in English and in MS Office
- High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

If you are interested in this exciting vacancy as a Bookkeeper in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, please apply by submitting your CV along with a cover letter that explains why you believe you are suitable for the position.