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Job Opportunity: Part Time Bookkeeper


Job Title: Part time Bookkeeper
Reports to: Managing Director
Location: Based in Kingswood, Bristol
Deadline: 29th June 2018


Sustainable Kitchens (SK) is an independent kitchen design, manufacture and installation company.  We work with clients in Bristol, London and beyond with a mission to inspire a sustainable lifestyle.  We are passionate about sustainability and focus on building great relationships through our honest approach to everything we make and do.


We are seeking to recruit a part time self employed Bookkeeper to join our team in our Kingswood office and showroom.
The ideal candidate will have strong experience of Xero systems, undertaking bookkeeping work, preparation of VAT returns and monthly payroll processing, they maybe also be AAT qualified / part qualified.
Duties of this role will include weekly bank reconciliations, assisting in the preparation of monthly accounts as well as preparing and checking monthly management reports; maintenance of the purchase ledger and sales ledger will be another main aspect of this role. General administration duties may also be carried out as an when required.

Duties and Responsibilities

Key responsibilities:
Invoice and bank account transaction entry and reconciliation
Month end and year end journal postings and reconciliations
Maintenance of the purchase and sales ledger
Liaison with external accountants
Submission of CIS and VAT returns
Payroll administration including inputting expenses and mileage claims
Additional responsibilities:
Good overall business knowledge.
Strong computer literacy.
Excellent communication skills.
Good organisation skills and attention to detail.
Able to process highly confidential information.

Experience required

AAT Part Qualified / Qualified or Qualified by Experience
Experience of Double Entry bookkeeping
Ideally at least 2 years’ experience of working in practice
Use of Xero account system
Payroll Experience

Working hours:

Summer time
8am – 4.30 pm, 2/5 days a week (days negotiable)
Winter time
8.30am – 5pm, 2/5 days a week (days negotiable)
You may be asked to work more than the standard part time hours during peak months but this will always be agreed in advance.

Remuneration: Hourly rate : £12 – £15 per hour DOE
How to apply: Send your CV & Covering Letter along with why you’d like to work at Sustainable Kitchens to