Admin & Finance Officer

The date for application for this vacancy has passed
Closing date: 
29 July, 2022 (All day)

Lentells is a firm of accountants with offices in Somerset and Devon and we are seeking an experienced, competent and hardworking Admin & Finance Officer to join our team, based in our Chard office. 


This is a varied role but main responsibilities include:

  • Producing and submitting quarterly VAT returns
  • Ensuring cash flow is kept up to date and accurate
  • Maintaining the purchase & sales ledger and uploading supplier payments to the bank
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Petty cash reconciliation
  • Assisting with management accounts preparation by way of posting journals
  • Renewing utility contracts
  • Assisting with the preparation of yearly budgets
  • Transferring client monies and processing client refunds
  • Assisting the Practice Manager with ad hoc admin tasks and firm projects


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar job role
  • Good working knowledge of Sage 50 Accounts
  • Excellent computer and excel literacy, good communication skills and be comfortable liaising with colleagues and third parties
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to prioritise own work and work under their own initiative


What we offer in return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Modern offices with free car parking
  • 21 days holiday, plus bank holidays, increasing to 26 days after 5 years
  • Private Medical Cover
  • Staff socials


This role is based on full time 37.5 hours per week or part time minimum of 30 hours per week.


To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to Loren Paradise-Yong, Lentells Limited, 17-18 Leach Road, Chard Business Park, Chard, TA20 1FA or email