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Accounts Assistant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £12.50 - £14.00 per hour + 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Temp
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 14 April 2023
  • Job Ref: TTU38940_1678881240
I'm currently working on a full time role with an Engineering business based in South Sheffield. The role is a temporary for a 3 month duration however there is the potential for the role to go permanent due to the growth of the business.

You will work closely with the transactional team and report into the Finance Manager. Ideally you'll be a experienced self starter with the confidence to walk into a business and hit the ground running. This is essential as initially the role is to help clear a backlog of invoices and get involved in Credit Control where you will chase debt on the phone and via email.

The dynamic and fast paced however will be rewarding in it's own right. You'll work within a dynamic team and learn new skills within the role.

Training will be provided for the role however you will need to have at least 2 years' experience of working in an accounts department. This role would suit someone who is capable working with a high volume of invoices and who has the confidence to make an impact from day one.

This role will include:
* Process Sales invoices
* Process Purchase invoices
* Credit Control
* Working in a fast paced environment
* Ensure customers pay to agreed payment terms
* Deal with customer disputes and ensure they are resolved quickly
* Work closely within the finance team and liaise across various departments

Skills and experience:
* 2 years' experience of working in an Accounts Department in a
* Meticulous and focused
* Excellent attention to detail
* Strong work ethic that enjoys working in a small team and can also work on their own

9 - 5, 5 days per week
£12.50 - £14 per hour Depending on experience
20 days holiday + bank holidays

If you would like to know more about this role, please email or alternatively call Tom on 0114 261 1700

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.