Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Bookkeeper/SME Accountant


Reference: JW/0041

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £22,000.00

Maximum Salary: £27,000.00

Qualifications: AAT qualified or Part Qualified, or qualified by experience

Our client is an industry leader with over 150 years combined experience in their sector and have well established relationships with £multibillion turnover, worldwide clients. Due to retirement, they are looking for a highly organised standalone Bookkeeper to take the lead in the effective running of the Finance function and to assist with administrative tasks in other areas of the Company.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Production of monthly management accounts up to Trial Balance
  • Preparation of the Cash Flow
  • Monthly Balance Sheet reviews.
  • Processing transactions including AP, AR and the nominal ledger
  • Supplier payment processing.
  • Bank reconciliations.
  • VAT returns
  • Credit Control
  • General Office Admin

The successful candidate will require:

  • Excellent Microsoft Excel and Sage 50 skills
  • AAT qualified or Part Qualified, or qualified by experience
  • 5 years’ experience working within a Bookkeeper role

This role will ideally suit someone who has experience working within an SME environment in a standalone role or working as part of a small team. You will be a self-starter who can manage your own workload efficiently with minimal supervision. Flexible hours are available, as is the possibility of working slightly reduced hours (circa 30 – 35 across 5 days)