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Accounts Assistant

  • Location: Gainsborough
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Annual discretionary bonus, Study Support
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted over 1 year ago

  • Sector: Finance, Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 April 2023
  • Job Ref: LEK38173_1678446118
Sharp Consultancy are pleased to be working alongside a specialist wholesaler and manufacturing business based in Gainsborough, currently turning over £4.5million+. Due to internal promotion, they are looking to make an addition of an Accounts Assistant to their small, but friendly finance team.
You will be reporting into the Management Accountant. This is a varied role, getting involved with both the sales and purchase ledgers, and other finance administration tasks.

Key responsibilities of this role include, but not exclusive to:
* Raise sales invoices/credits and liaise with all customer queries.
* Ensure customers payment received and chase any overdue debts.
* Processing all purchase invoices accurately and in timely manner and liaise with all supplier queries and raise payment request.
* Ensuring suppliers are pay in term.
* Maintaining spreadsheets and weekly report updates.
* Raising sales quote on system.
* Answering phone calls.
* Process delivery notes for drivers who come for order collections.
* Assisting with ad hoc projects/ reporting.
* Form an integral part of the Finance & Administration function to ensure the department runs effectively and efficiently at all times.
* All other ad-hoc duties as and when required by management.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
* Experience of working in a finance team environment
* Strong IT skills (including experience of working on relevant accountancy software and Excel)
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Attention to detail

This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced Accounts Assistant to make their next move in finance by joining an interesting business, or someone who is looking for a role with more variation to their day. If you would be interested in finding out more about this opportunity, then please apply at your earliest convenience.

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 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.