Finance Administration Assistant

We're looking to recruit a Finance Administration Assistant working within our Bolton office.

Applications close June 30th, 2022.

At Cowgills we make your career development our priority. Whatever you think is possible for yourself is possible at Cowgills.

We’re not your ordinary accountancy firm, far from it. While we’re one of the North West’s leading independent firms of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors, we’ve never lost sight of the fact that we work with people, not just numbers.

This is why you should join our team!

Cowgills is now one of the North West’s most successful and long-established accountancy and business advisory firms. Over the last 40 years we’ve never stood still, adapting to new markets and ways of working, with an ever-changing dynamic.

But what really sets Cowgills apart is our people.

We are looking for an organised and diligent office based bookkeeper or finance administrator to join our tight knit team. If you love Excel and have meticulous attention to details, this could be the role for you!

A little bit about the role

Working within a small finance team, you will be responsible for servicing a 9 company group of varying sizes.

Duties will include posting invoices, reconciling ledgers, paying suppliers and dealing with supplier queries, daily cash posting and bank reconciliations.

Who we're looking for

We’re looking for straight-talking, down-to-earth people to join Team Cowgills. Someone who will love working as part of a team and socialising with colleagues.

In addition to this, you’ll be a competent bookkeeper with a strong eye for detail.


  • Sage and Excel
  • Purchase and sales ledger
  • Weekly and monthly bank reconciliations

What we offer

  • Our people, join and stay at Cowgills because of the positive and enjoyable culture that our people create, we can guarantee you’ll really love working here
  • As an independent firm there are many opportunities to expand your knowledge and work in a variety of business sectors
  • Flexible working
  • Incredible development and career growth – we make your career our priority
  • Wide list of benefits including access to counselling services, subsidised health, cycle to work scheme and mental health support
  • A highly competitive salary (details available on request)

If you are interested in this role, then please email a copy of your CV to