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Accounts Assistant and Estates Administrator - Bath, Somerset

Job Added: 23 January 2020

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Main Contact:
Felix Carter



A competitive salary is offered according to experience

Bath, Somerset

Job description:

We are seeking a competent and motivated individual to perform the key book-keeping roles for a large privately owned farming and property portfolio. In addition, responsibilities will include farm, property and office administration.

The business operates from its office in Bath with land and property holdings in both the South West and East of England as well as in London.

Candidates will ideally have a formal book-keeping or accountancy qualification and a minimum of five years relevant experience to include payroll, purchase/sales ledger, credit control, bank reconciliation, VAT preparation and submission and partial exemption.

Accounts are kept on Landmark Key Prime and Sage, familiarity with both would be preferable.

Alongside the accounting responsibilities the role will also include assisting the Estates Manager to:

  • Prepare and manage farm budgets, cashflows, accounts, records and reports
  • Co-ordinate and administer the farm’s health and safety policy
  • Undertake residential property management alongside our appointed professionals
  • Provide general office support

Candidates should have a focus on attention to detail and have a mindset for change, improvement and innovation. They should be competent with Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  

The position is advertised as part time 20-25hrs per week. Hours of work can to some degree be fitted around the candidate’s requirements. An interest in the countryside and rural affairs will be advantageous.

A competitive salary is offered according to experience.   

Please send your CV and a covering letter by email to:

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