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Ref SR7806

We‘re still considering our shortlist. Suitably experienced candidates invited to apply ASAP.

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Bookkeeper - Truro - £20-25,000

Trial Balance Consulting have been exclusively engaged by a specialist commercial services business based on the outskirts of Truro (Newham), who seek to recruit a company Bookkeeper. This is a brand-new role that has been created following a long period of sustained growth. The business has exciting plans for future expansion and the incoming Bookkeeper will allow the directors to focus on this expansion whilst improving and streamlining the finance function. 

The role is offered on a permanent basis and the directors are open to full or part time (or flexible) working. This is an exciting time to join a growing business in new offices overlooking the Truro river (with parking). The successful candidate will lead all aspects of the day-to-day accounting lifecycle and work closely with the directors, external stakeholders, customers and the company’s Chartered Accountants. Key responsibilities to include: 

- Full company bookkeeping using Xero software

- Accounts to trial balance

- Quarterly VAT returns

- Daily reconciliations

- Management of accounts payable and receivable function to include supplier payment runs and invoice matching

- Aged debtor management

- Petty cash and expenses

- Production and explanation of basic management accounts 

- Assisting directors with forecasting, budgeting and project costings

- Preparing year end records for Chartered Accountants

Person spec: We’re seeking an experienced Bookkeeper or a strong Accounts Assistant who would like to take a step up to a sole charge role within an SME. Candidate’s would ideally be AAT qualified though we are more focussed on relevant experience and the ability to develop the function. Experience using Xero highly desirable though a candidate who feels that they can transition from other cloud-based platforms welcome to apply. 

The role offers a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who would relish the opportunity to design their own function from the ground up. In addition to a good base salary, the company offers above average benefits and a great working environment. 

For further details and to apply, please contact Steve Roach ASAP quoting reference SR7806. 


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