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Accounts Assistant

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + On-site parking
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 7 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Transactional
  • Contact Email: cv@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 07 August 2024
  • Job Ref: DCR080724_1720436009

Great opportunity to work for a reputable and widely known manufacturing business in the Barnsley area, working as an Accounts Assistant.

Sharp Consultancy are working with a reputable and widely known food manufacturing business of which are looking to make an addition to their team on a temporary basis. This company has seen a huge amount of growth over recent years, and so have recently undergone a restructure to develop the business and the team even further. They are on the lookout for someone who is ready to learn as well as able to apply their skillset to the business and to the team. You will be working alongside a large yet friendly finance function and will be reporting into the Transactional Finance Manager.

This role is due to conclude after approximately 6 months, however there is the possibility of gaining a permanent contract at the end of your temporary assignment. This is a fantastic role to strengthen your skills and gain further experience!

This role includes:
* Assisting with the maintenance of the Sales and Purchase Ledger functions
* Inputting invoices onto the system
* Producing sales invoices
* 3-way matching of invoices
* Conducting reconciliations
* Processing payments
* Performing credit checks and setting up new customers

Skills and experience:
* Experience working within a similar role.
* Ability to communicate well across a finance function
* Experience using Excel to an excellent standard
* AAT qualified or studying (beneficial not essential)

Apply now if interested - the temporary market moves extremely quickly!


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 www.sharpconsultancy.com 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.