Junior Bookkeeper and Finance Assistant

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22 Nov 2019
SANDEMANs NEW Europe is renowned for its famous FREE TOUR and specialized, top-quality walking tours, designed for and loved by independent travellers from around the globe. With administrative offices in London and Berlin, we promote walking tours in 20 cities around Europe, the Middle East and the US - we’re a growing business in an exciting industry.
 
We are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Bookkeeper and Finance Assistant to provide full-time bookkeeping and organizational support across our international network. You will join a diverse team who together oversee the financial controlling of 20 business units in 12 different countries. Tasks include assisting with creating cash books, invoice controlling, database maintenance and filing.
 
The ideal candidate should have a background in Finance, Bookkeeping, Business, or Economics. This person should also have some experience working in an office or financial environment and feel confident working with numbers. Formal financial training is not a requirement for the role, but an excellent working knowledge of Excel is necessary, with further IT skills and highly developed organizational skills being extremely beneficial. We’re an international team with English as our main business language, so confidence using written and spoken English is required. A working knowledge of German and/or Spanish is a plus!
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a junior with 1 - 2 years' experience to build on their skills in the financial section of a business and in the tourism industry in general. We are also interested in hearing from motivated graduates and entry-level candidates!
 
Your duties will include:
  • Invoice controlling and processing
  • Reconciling bank statements and managing petty cash
  • Preparing information for budgeting
  • Providing admin support to principal / senior members of staff
  • Participating in meetings and discussions
We offer:
  • A full-time schedule (40h/w) Monday through Friday from 9-6pm
  • The opportunity to be an active part of an expanding business in an exciting industry
  • A workplace with a fun, multilingual, highly diverse team from around the world
  • The chance to develop your skills and experience in a broad range of fields
We're looking for the following attributes in an ideal candidate:
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Excel
  • Educated to university level, ideally in Finance, Bookkeeping, Business, or Economics
  • Great numerical and mathematical skills
  • Great organiser and administrator
  • An open, friendly attitude
  • English proficiency, German and/or Spanish is an added bonus
Interested?
If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, have a passion for travel, tourism and people, and are ready for a new challenge where you skills and expertise will be needed and appreciated, we want to hear from you! Please send us your CV and let us know why you'd like to join SANDEMANs NEW Europe!

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