About the opportunityThis is an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Assistant to join our lovely head office team of 8 as we look to expand the business. The successful candidate will process over 400 invoices per month and reconcile the bank transactions on a daily basis, process sales invoices and chase payment from our customers, and will have the opportunity to learn about different areas of the business. We are an ambitious and fun-loving team and we are looking for someone like-minded to join us in our next adventure.The candidate will have the flexibility to manage their week as they see fit, with a minimum of 2 days working from our Head Office in Gospel Oak. Duties & Responsibilities:Bookkeeping, maintaining of sales and purchase ledgersBank reconciliations, which includes resolving any discrepancies between customer invoices and customer paymentsSupplier Statement ReconciliationTo negotiate utility contracts for all locations of the businessMiscellaneous office and operational supportSkills & Competencies:Minimum 2 years experience in bookkeeping preferrableExcellent communication skills and comfortable talking to customers and suppliersExperience using Xero is preferably but not mandatoryMicrosoft Excel experience requiredMinimum 1 year experience of working in the retail and/or food & beverage industries is preferrable but not mandatoryIT literacyAbility to organise, multitask, prioritise, and work under pressureAttention to detailRole reports to: Finance Manager and Finance DirectorLocation: Gospel Oak, LondonAbout Melrose and Morgan:We are a modern-day grocer in Primrose Hill and Hampstead, selling a wide range of products, expertly sourced and lovingly hand-crafted by artisan suppliers. For us, local shops should be at the heart of the community. We like to surround ourselves with local bakers, fishmongers, butchers and other independent retailers and we are committed to championing small-scale artisan producers through our shops. We also proudly wholesale our products to Selfridges and a list of independent shops, and have recently refurbished our website which has a range of food and gifting items.