NHBS is a world leader in supplying specialist books and equipment to institutions, retailers, companies, libraries, academics and private customers around the world.
We have an opportunity for a highly motivated Accounts Assistant to join our team on a part-time permanent basis (20 hours/week), with the possibility to expand as our business grows. The post will be based in our offices in Totnes, Devon.
The accounts department processes a large number of transactions each month, in three different currencies. It supports a business that is growing in complexity, since the acquisition of a manufacturing concern and a magazine publishing house earlier in 2016.
You will carry out a variety of day-to- day bookkeeping and accounting tasks, as part of a small team. Specific tasks may include:
Prior experience in a fast-paced accounts environment will be an asset, but above all, we value a common sense approach, critical thinking, and a willingness to learn new skills.
Our office is based in Totnes. We have been selling natural history and science books since 1985, and ecological survey equipment since 2009. The successful candidate will be joining a diverse and friendly workforce of 30 staff.
This part-time, permanent position is available immediately. Salary: £16,000 p.a. pro rata, attracting 28 days holiday p.a. pro rata, including bank holidays, plus benefits.
Please email your CV and covering letter to the Senior Manager, Anneli Meeder, firstname.lastname@example.org, by 31st October 2016.
After interview for the post candidates may be asked to complete a trial day (paid) before being made a formal offer of employment.