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Accounts Assistant - Leeds - PT / FT

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 December 2021
  • Job Ref: LCO37217_1636041599

Working as part a of a member of a small finance team you will support the Management Accountant whist ultimately reporting the Finance Controller assisting in overseeing the Sales Ledger and Purchase Ledger functions along with other finance.

The main duties and responsibilities are to include:

*Bank cash and cheques on a regular basis
*Process bank transactions - coding receipts and payments, posting to correct accounts within Sage
*Monthly bank reconciliations
*Credit card coding, posting and reconciling

Petty Cash:
*Analyse the cash spent during the month from different locations, code and post costs to Sage
*Count and reconcile Head Office petty cash on a weekly basis

Sales Ledger:
*Raise sales ledger invoices on a monthly basis or quarterly basis as appropriate.
*Maintain sales invoice spreadsheets
*Post invoices onto Sage
*Credit control

Purchase Ledger:
*Code and post invoices to Sage
*Obtain authorisation for payment from the relevant Manager
*Reconcile supplier statements where applicable
*Prepare batch payments

Other areas:
*Journal postings
*Preparation of accruals and prepayments

This is a position that is being shortlisted very quickly due to the client wanting to make a swift appointment, with that in mind if you are interested and have the relevant experience apply now.

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.