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Accounts Assistant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Temp
  • Contact Email: sheffield@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Duration: 9-12 months
  • Expiry Date: 18 April 2021
  • Job Ref: MAC35205_1616165800


An exciting opportunity has come up at a market leading business that is commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Worksop, Chesterfield, and other surrounding areas.

The role will be to cover a member of staff that is leaving on maternity - 9 - 12 months.

The duties are as follows:

*Working knowledge and experience of bank reconciliations with ability to interrogate imbalances.
*Full working knowledge of Double Entry Bookkeeping is required with proven experience of generation and posting credit notes, debit notes and journals.
*Excellent understanding of Excel, Word and Outlook.
*Good understanding of the credit control function.
*Excellent administration skills with an organised and structured approach whilst showing great attention to detail.
*Good all round communication skills on all levels internal and external to the organisations.
*Good telephone manner to promote confidence and professionalism with authority to achieve results and control conversations.
*Ability to work pro-actively in a defined team, utilising resources from across all departments of the company.
*Exemplary high standards of customer service, honesty and integrity.
*Ability to use own initiative in identifying, addressing and resolving day to day issues and challenges.
*Strong, positive attitude and work ethic including ability to remain calm under pressure.
*Disciplined with the ability to work independently with good time keeping skills.

The role is full time, Monday to Friday with onsite parking.
£20 - £22k

Please get in touch if you would like to hear more.


Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, 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.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 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.