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Operations Part-Time Bookkeeper



Posted 1 week ago

Join Foodsteps: A Female-Led Startup Pioneering Food Sustainability


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£28000 - £38000

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London, UK

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Expires at anytime

Organisation Summary: Foodsteps is an innovative and dynamic female-led startup making strides in food sustainability. As a rapidly growing company, we're crafting solutions that will shape the future of food consumption and production. We’re on the lookout for a self-motivated and experienced bookkeeper to join our mission-driven team, offering the chance to be at the forefront of a revolutionary field.

  • Role Summary:
    • Develop and maintain financial processes and systems.
    • Manage bookkeeping and financial operations.
    • Handle sales and purchase ledger processing.
    • Conduct credit control and invoice processing.
    • Execute payments and bank reconciliations.
    • Prepare VAT returns and payroll.
  • Role Requirements:
    • 3 - 4 years of bookkeeping or financial management experience.
    • Strong IT skills with excellent communication abilities.
    • Prior experience in a startup or fast-growing software business preferred.
    • A keen interest in sustainability.
    • Proficiency in Xero, Stripe, and
  • Benefits:
    • Work from home flexibility and flexible working hours.
    • Pension contributions.
    • A variety of additional benefits.

The organisation - Foodsteps, an ambitious female-led startup focused on food sustainability. We are looking for an experienced bookkeeper who can work independently to help us build and deliver the financial processes we need to grow.

The role - This role is crucial to the effective running of the organisation. You will be responsible for developing and delivering our financial processes and systems to help us grow. You will help to ensure the smooth running of our financial operations by building strong links with the different members of the team owning targets, and pulling together overall forecasts. Main responsibilities include bookkeeping assignments, sales and purchase ledger processing, credit control, processing invoices, making payments, bank reconciliations and other balance sheet item reconciliations, VAT return preparation, and payroll preparation.

Job requirements - We’re looking for someone with 3 - 4 years significant experience as a bookkeeper / financial manager, confident IT skills, excellent communication skills, 1 - 2 years knowledge and experience of working in a startup / fast-growing software business a plus, a passion for sustainability, and good working knowledge of Xero, Stripe and

Benefits - We offer a wide range of benefits including work from home flexibility, and flexi-hours, pension contributions, and a range of other benefits.


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