Ref
d3718a
Location
Central Office - Preston
Function
Central Office
Salary
Competitive
Hours
37.5
Vacancy Type
Full-Time
Closing Date
19/08/2019

Overview


Booths is more than just a well loved store. It's a family. Maybe it's because we've been a family-run business since 1847, but joining our team really does feel like joining a caring, supportive family. You feel special.

As a Ledger Analyst your role will be to assist in the smooth running of the Purchase and Sales Ledgers within the Transactional Services Team, ensuring that all suppliers are paid on time, first time and all queries resolved in a timely manner.

Booths Offers you some Amazing Benefits:
• Colleague Discount Card (including a second card for a family member) after qualifying service.
• Access to an Occupational Health provider
• Opportunity to join the Healthshield Insurance Scheme
• Company Pension
• Colleague Bonus Scheme
• Long Service Awards

This is for maternity cover for a minimum of 3 months

Responsibilities


• Be responsible for end to end purchase ledger
duties
• Develop relationships with your own key
suppliers and efficiently resolve ad-hoc queries
from them
• Actively seek to resolve issues and minimize risks
to business continuity by completing all duties in
a timely manner
• Manage own workload to ensure all duties are
completed accurately and on time
• Recognize opportunities and provide
recommendations for increased efficiency and
effective ways of working across the team
• Be adaptable and flexible as part of the
Transaction Services Team to assist in the
achievement of the wider goals
• Collaborate with internal stakeholders to work
in a planned, organised and professional manner
to ensure effective ways of working
• Support the Transaction Services Team Leader
and Manager with short term ad-hoc projects
• To provide support and training to other
colleagues within the team and wider business
• To demonstrate and role model the Booths
values

Requirements


You need to show us that you have the following:

Qualification
Degree or equivalent in Accountancy qualifications (e.g. AAT) Desirable

Knowledge
Accounting Systems Essential
Microsoft packages Essential

Skills
Team work Essential
Communication Essential
Time management – working to deadlines Essential
Effective procedure & process management Desirable

Behaviors
Professionalism Essential
“Can do” attitude Essential
Flexibility and positivity Essential
Self-motivation Essential

Experience
Ledger experience Essential
Financial knowledge Essential
Retail sector Desirable

How we do things at Booths


Booths believes that how we behave and carry on our business, with our customers and with each other, is what makes us different from our competitors and what makes us special. What we value most at Booths and will want you to demonstrate can be summarised briefly by the following six behaviours:

  • Humility
  • Dedication
  • Customer Happiness
  • Authenticity
  • Freedom
  • Togetherness

Like the idea of family life? Join us…..

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