Bookkeeper / Assistant Accountant

Posted 2 weeks ago

Our client is a group of companies that manage and commercialize horticultural Intellectual Property more especially unique cultivars of citrus, sub-tropical, and exotic crops. They have offices based in United Kingdom (London) and Sevilla (Spain) but the group has operations internationally in USA, RSA and South America. The companies contract with numerous players in the fruit value chain such as plant breeders, growers, nurseries, exporters and marketers, with the aim of creating value for owners of horticultural IP as well as growers looking for the market advantages that come with new plant varieties.

Their group is currently looking to employ a Bookkeeper or Assistant Accountant to assist the accountant and the group’s financial division with the daily financial requirements of the subsidiaries in the UK and Spain.

This role will be based in their UK offices in London

Qualifications required:

  • Suitable completed tertiary qualification in bookkeeping / accounting

Experience, skills and knowledge required with at least 3 years working experience in the field after completion of tertiary qualification:

  • Pastel Accounting – including inventory, multi-currency, multi-store modules;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel;
  • Foreign Exchange knowledge relating to day to day treatment of such transactions an advantage;
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to follow through tasks and use own judgement as required from time to time
  • Good Communication skills
  • Logical Thinker
  • Proficient in English & Spanish 
  • (Ideally but not essential)

Main Duties would include but would not be limited to:

  • Taking responsibility for the full bookkeeping function of the subsidiary group of companies which includes the companies in the UK and Spain;
  • Reporting to the accountant and to the group’s financial division;
  • Assist with any related activities typically forming part of a bookkeeper and/or assistant accountants job description.

Please contact Monica Ballesteros (in Spain) on +34 633670629 to discuss the role, or send over a CV to, or


Job Features

Job CategoryAccountant, Bookkeeper
SalaryCirca £25,000
Job NumberF771

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