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Office Administrator / Bookkeeper

Job Title

Office Administrator / Bookkeeper

Park Royal
Job Code
Contract hours

Full time

Salary Depending on experience
Number of vacancies


Estimated start date


Application closing date

31st August 2020

Job purpose

  • To be responsible for the smooth & efficient running of the administration of the office.
  • To undertake all aspects of accounting.
  • To assist in sales & sales administration.
  • To undertake any other duties that may be reasonably requested by the Managing Director or the Board as required.

Main duties and responsibilities


  • Assist in opening new customer accounts by doing credit checks and other searches.

  • Ensure effective customer credit control in accordance with the customers’ credit ratings.

Finance & Sales

  • Assist in general accounting and bookkeeping.
  • Ensure adequate customer and supplier credit control and payments.
  • Assist in providing all necessary financial information is provided to enable monthly and annual accounts to be properly accurately.
  • To maintain purchase ledger & ensure suppliers’ invoices entered accurately.
  • Assist in maintaining the sales ledger, cash books & day to day banking.
  • Assist in sales & sales administration to ensure the maximum sales & customer care.


  • Coordinate with other departments in achieving the smooth running of finance, sales & sales administration.


  • Assist in providing feedback to customer queries to relevant departments
  • To contribute to & identify areas for improvement in the business
  • Assist in provision of new ideas for cost control, re-structuring, developing sales etc.
  • Introduce flexible and effective procedures for book-keeping and management accounts preparation.

Please note: Priority will be given to Brent residents in the first instance. This vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if a sufficient number of suitable applications are received. Early application is therefore recommended.





How to apply

Please complete the registration form and email along with your CV to brent.works@brent.gov.uk.

Please ensure you complete all sections of the form, including the Equality & Diversity Monitoring section and submit both the form and CV together or your application will not be processed.