Bookkeeper Job | HT13951 - Howett Thorpe

Gatwick, West Sussex

Salary: £24,000 to £28,000

Benefits: good benefits package
Reference number HT13951
Added on Jul 19, 2017

About The Role

The role will be supporting the Managing Director with all financial aspects of the business and will be a standalone role within the finance function where you will be hands-on with all aspects of the role.

Duties and responsibilities will include:
• Processing all customer and supplier invoices and payments
• Completing all bank reconciliations including credit cards and accounts
• Compiling the aged debtor reports
• Weekly and monthly banking
• VAT returns
• Processing all petty cash claims
• Processing all expenses
• Plus additional bookkeeping related duties

About Our Client

This role is working for a locally successful business that has grown over the years and is building on a great reputation within the local area.

About You

We are looking for an experienced Bookkeeper that has worked within a small busy environment and wants to join a business that will support them and challenge them at the same time.

Relevant skills and experiences required for this role include:
• Experience of working as a Bookkeeper
• Excellent knowledge of Sage Line 50
• Experience of Credit Control
• Good interpersonal skills
• Able to work independently and as part of a team

Things you should know

The role will be working within a fun and friendly environment, you will look forward to working each day and having variety each and every day.

Commutable from: Caterham, Crawley, Croydon, Dorking, East Grinstead, Epsom, Gatwick, Horley, Horsham, Leatherhead, Purley, Redhill, Reigate


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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