CAREERS

Our company philosophy is based on creative development, inspiration and enthusiasm. For the right candidate, our roles offer an exciting opportunity to join a creative, fast moving and growing team working at the cutting edge of fine furniture.

We encourage our team to:

Current vacancies

BOOKKEEPER

At Neal Jones furniture, we’ve enjoyed exponential growth and have further exciting growth plans. We are a fast paced, enthusiastic company and are looking for like-minded people to continue our success and flourish with us. We want someone that shares that vision and are looking for an enthusiastic bookkeeper to join our team.

Our business

We design and manufacture luxury bespoke furniture for residences and superyachts across the globe and are proud to boast that everything is made in the UK. Neal himself built his experience from working for the most well-known companies in the industry, before stepping out to make his own mark.

How you can help us

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed candidate to fit into our team. A bookkeeper who wants real ownership and accountability for their work and to look after all aspects of bookkeeping. Someone who can work closely with our project managers to really understand our jobs and the money in and out with tracking of budgets and spending. A person who can prepare all the usual monthly figures for our accountant to come in and play their part. In short, someone who can take the baton and run with it!

The Role

  • Processing all financial data and transactions through Xero accountancy software – sales invoices, supplier invoices, POs, payments, receipts, expenses and bank payments
  • Complete VAT returns 
  • Monthly P&L reports, balance sheets, order book, cash flow
  • Working with our off-site accountants on a monthly basis
  • Help to prepare annual accounts
  • Handle commercially sensitive and valuable information
  • Project based work with tracking of budgets vs actuals and knowledge of payment terms 
  • Work closely with project managers to understand the state of each project
  • Some general office admin – answering the phone, arranging post and deliveries

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • AAT, ACCA or ICAEW would be an advantage but qualified by experience is welcomed
  • At least 2 years’ experience
  • Fluent on Xero 
  • Ability to interpret financial statements such as profit & loss account, balance sheet and cashflow reports.
  • Ability to analyse and set a budget, including reviewing actuals versus budgets
  • Strong IT capability (Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • To be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • The ability to work well with others with excellent verbal communication skills
  • Highly organised with strong administration skills
  • The ability to use your initiative
  • Able to adapt and work efficiently in a fast-moving company 

Key details:

  • Salary dependant on experience
  • Monday to Friday 9am-5:30pm, permanent, full time
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Based in our Lancaster office
  • Position is available immediately

Our core values are quality, trust and fun. We champion these qualities in our dealings with our clients and within our team. Teamwork is in our nature, and we reward hard work with:

  • A team day each quarter with company update and social event
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression in a growing company
  • 1-1 reviews to identify opportunities for growth and training
  • A ‘dress for your diary’ dress-code

Apply now

Date posted
26/09/2022

Salary
Dependant on experience

Hours
Monday to Friday 9am-5:30pm
Permanent, Full time

We are always looking for great people to join our business, please get in touch with us and send your CV to melissa@nealjonesfurniture.com