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Accounts Assistant - Harrogate

  • Location: Harrogate
  • Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email: leeds@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 21 February 2021
  • Job Ref: LCO36268_1611331055
Working for a business on the outskirts of Harrogate with strong commuter lines as part of a small finance team and reporting to a Senior Management Accountant you will play a key role in all aspects of the finance function with a view to long term progression and development in the department.

The main duties of the role are to include:

*Work closely with property teams to address any student account queries
*Maintain work orders from property teams to refund rent and deposits
*Support the Deposit Administrator in managing bulk refunds and uploads
*Upload Invoices and Payments from the booking system to the financial system
*Create payment files through the Bank accounts
*Deal with Investor account queries
*Run and reconcile cash reports
*Bank account reconciliations
*Support Sales Ledger and Purchase Ledger when required
*Filing
*Perform Internal audit sampling
*General Finance support
*Any Other Ad-Hoc tasks as required

The ideal individual with have the following skills and experience:

*Previous fully rounded Accounts Assistant experience
*Experience with SAGE line 50 or similar accounting systems
*Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with people at all level
*A highly-motivated individual with a can-do approach to work and the ability to get the job done in the required timescales and looking for long term progression
*Excellent team working skills with the ability to develop good positive working relations with the finance team



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.

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.