Accounts & Administration Assistant

Saddlery Brands International UK

Location: Oxfordshire
Closing Date: Friday, March 3rd 2017

Job Type: Accounts / Admin

Job Description

Bring your exceptional accounts & administration skills and passion for the equestrian industry to a diverse role working for the world's leading saddle brands.

Company Background

High performance Bates saddles and easy-care Wintec saddles have earned a reputation for excellence and innovation with many patented creative solutions for optimising horse and rider performance.

Inspired by the success achieved internationally where our knowledgeable saddle experts have been empowered to support retailers directly, we are now setting up a new team based in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire to distribute Bates & Wintec products to UK retailers from 1st May.

The Saddlery Brands International team will take a customer service driven approach, offer saddle fitting advice, industry leading training programmes and community focussed strategies that will work in conjunction with our extensive marketing support to generate strong sales growth with our retail partners.

The Role

The role of Accounts & Administration Assistant will be key to the company’s exceptional customer service delivery and commercial success. Working within a small effective team, you will be responsible for the accounts receivable functions, sales orders, banking and reporting.


  • Ensuring all invoices and payments are processed in a timely manner
  • Performing end of month reconciliation
  • Assisting with shipping documentation for import and export
  • Excel reporting
  • Liaising with our warehouse
  • Assisting with other duties to enable our team to provide excellent customer service to our customers.

The Successful Candidate Will Have:

  • A strong working knowledge and background in accounts
  • At least 3 years experience in a similar role
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Experience with mid-range accounting software
  • Excellent organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Equestrian knowledge is desirable but not essential

If you are interested in joining our team, please apply by email to quoting Equine Careers and attach your CV and a cover letter including your salary expectations.

As this is an office based post, candidates need to live locally to our offices in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire.


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