Accounts Assistant

The Role

Our finance team are responsible for the accounting and reporting of individual Festivals and Companies related to those Festivals. So, while the team are part of the Kaboodle team, their remit reaches much further than just Kaboodle. They cover all functions includes purchases, sales, cash and payments. The role of Accounts Assistant sits within a supportive team that has multiple Bookkeepers providing a centre of excellence in accounting and bookkeeping support.

This is a Full-Time position (37.5 hours per week) though as with any finance role, month-end often requires additional hours and will vary month on month.

This is the perfect role for a part qualified (AAT or qualified by experience) Accounts Assistant who is looking for the opportunity to gain experience in a varied and fast-paced role in a really exciting industry. We believe that the success of the business is a team effort so we’re looking for someone who isn’t afraid of rolling their sleeves up and getting stuck in.

The Candidate

Must-haves: We’re looking for someone who is highly organised with at least 2 years’ experience processing transactions, and a good understanding of double entry bookkeeping. You’ll be Microsoft Office expert, particularly Excel, and well versed in written reporting and analysis. You’ll take pride in your accuracy and attention to detail and will be capable of using your initiative and tackling your workload proactively. 

Nice-to-haves: Someone who is able to start immediately (or at short notice) with a demonstrable passion for music and entertainment, a desire to balance hard work with camaraderie and an appreciation for GIFs, Memes and the occasional office dog.

The Perks

Salary: Competitive (May be negotiable dependent on experience)

Holidays: 23 days holiday per annum (increasing with service) plus Bank Holidays

Tickets: Guestlist entry to some of the best festivals and live music events in the country

Location: We are moving to a quirky new office in the heart of Manchester's Northern Quarter

Insurance: Critical Illness and Group Life cover after 6 months service

Health Shield: Health Cash Plan including Employee Assistance Programme after 6 months service

Great Colleagues: We're a hard-working team of passionate people. we love what we do and we have a lot of fun doing it! We love buffets, beers and fancy-dress parties. Halloween is kind of a big deal...

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To apply, simply send a copy of your CV and a cover letter to We can't wait to hear from you!

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