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Bookkeeper - Immediate start - Sage experience required

  • Location:

    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £22000 per annum + Casual dress, 20 weeks holiday, parking

  • Contact:

    Peterborough Branch

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


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Job Description

Brook Street is recruiting for a Bookkeeper / lower level accountant

Immediate start available

Must have SAGE experience

Temporary to Permanent position

Salary: £22,000 per annum
Working hours: Monday to Friday 0800 - 1700
Location: Yaxley

  • 20 days holiday
  • Free Parking
  • Casual Dress
  • Relaxed working environment

The role:

  • Recording financial transactions
  • Handling accounts payable and receivable
  • Completing tax forms
  • Managing profit and loss statements and balance sheets
  • Paying regular bills for the company
  • Maintaining company ledgers
  • Handling client invoices by recording and approving or denying the payments
  • Appropriately coding payables to prepare them for the accountant's input later
  • Distributing money appropriately to various departments within the company
  • Invoicing deliveries and paying vendors for their goods and services
  • Maintaining office supplies by keeping an inventory and ordering new supplies as needed
  • Preparing purchase orders in accordance with requests for materials
  • Handling subsidiary accounts
  • Filing historical records and retrieving necessary documents as needed for others
  • Monitoring debt levels
  • Recording cash receipts and handling bank deposits
  • Maintaining petty cash
  • Preparing information for auditors
  • Keeping an annual company budget
  • Providing administrative and clerical support as needed
  • Additional bookkeeping duties as designated by management

Required Skills

  • Bookkeeping experience essential
  • Use of SAGE accounting software
  • Supplier and customer account reconciliation
  • Ability to communicate effectively within peer group and with immediate Line Manager/Managing Director/Director//HR and Health and Safety
  • Capable of producing good oral and written communications internally and externally
  • Ability to use initiative and prioritise workload
  • Able to assimilate information quickly and to follow through work to a high standard
  • Able to work with discretion on confidential matters
  • Ability to create and manage documents in Microsoft, Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

If you`re interested in this role and would like to have a chat more in detail regarding this vacancy, please do apply with you up to date CV. We aim to get back to all applicants within 1-3 working days. You can contact Fraser on: 07483932058 or Email:


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