Accountant / Bookkeeper

Reading, Berkshire
£ 25,000
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Kingdom Coffee – Accountant / Bookkeeper

Kingdom Coffee is a leading independent coffee wholesaler, currently based in Reading RG2

Due to a period of sustained growth we will shortly be moving to new premises in RG30 and we are now looking for a Bookkeeper / Accountant to join our busy team.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Management of the purchase and sales ledger including debt collection

Maintaining the Sage accounting system

Monthly management accounts

Completion of month end and year end reconciliations including bank and all balance sheet control accounts

Providing assistance with monthly payroll preparation

Liaising with auditors at year end and preparation of year end files

This is a hands on and varied role, the successful candidate must be able to work on their own initiative and develop the accounts function over time, implementing new controls and processes as the business grows.

The following skills are essential for the role:

Previous experience of Sage Line 50

Excellent communication skills

Strong Excel knowledge

A good eye for detail

Candidates’ suitability for positions will be judged exclusively on criteria relating to qualifications, knowledge, skills, experience and attitude. There will be no discrimination on any other grounds.

40 hours per week

20 days paid holiday plus bank holidays

Salary in region of £25,000 pa