Job vacancy - Part-time book keeper/ administrator

Job vacancy - Part-time book keeper/ administrator

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Due to relocation from Warwickshire, the British Grassland Society seeks an experienced bookkeeper/administrator to assist in the office at Reaseheath College near Nantwich.

Bookkeeping duties include:
- Sales and purchase ledger
- Credit control
- Bank account reconciliation
- VAT returns and Gift Aid

Administration duties include:
- General office administration, including event bookings, telephone and email enquiries
- Helping to maintain membership databases and address lists
- Invoicing

Knowledge of SAGE accounts and MS Office packages is essential. BGS uses SAGE 50 accounts. A friendly outlook for working in our membership-orientated organisation and a can-do attitude is required! Knowledge of grassland agriculture/farming would be helpful but is not essential.

The post will be 25 hours per week, preferably over 5 mornings.
Salary in the range £20-24k pro-rata (based on 37 hours), according to experience.

Because of the location of the office, a DBS check will be required prior to employment.

To apply, please email a CV, including the names of two referees and a covering letter to: Elaine Jewkes, Society Director,
To discuss the post or for further detail, please contact Elaine by email or on 07833 449245.

Applications close 29th January 2016. 


BGS Members BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.

Local Societies

BGS Members Use our Local Society directory to locate your nearest societies, information resources and experts on grassland farming and foraging.