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Accounts Administrator

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 6 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 08 August 2024
  • Job Ref: LCO40012_1720533178
We are currently seeking a proactive and detail-oriented Accounts Administrator to join the Purchase Ledger / Finance team on a permanent basis in this particular clients central Leeds office.

The main duties of the position are as follows:

* Maintaining the purchase ledger and deal with UK and non-UK suppliers
* Performing reconciliations of supplier statements
* Processing expenses and company credit cards
* Payment of purchase ledger invoices via weekly BACS and SEPA files
* Creating manual payments for ad hoc bank transfers
* Raising sale invoices, post receipts & reconcile customer accounts
* Journal postings for bank interest and any other receipts / payments to the general ledger
* Performing monthly bank reconciliations
* Timely completion of month end ledger closing processes
* Assisting the Corporate Accountants with queries

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

* Broad IT skills: MS Office package, especially Excel
* Good interpersonal skills
* Strong attention to detail & accuracy
* Enthusiastic team player with a positive, friendly, and approachable outlook
* Ability to work effectively and respond positively to pressure
* Familiarity with other European languages would be an advantage

If you are looking for another position in a fully rounded transactional level appointment with a growing business based in central Leeds get in touch for more info immediately.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.