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Accounts Payable Assistant (Flexible Working)

  • Location: Harrogate
  • Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Free Parking, Pension, Healthcare
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email: leeds@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 05 December 2021
  • Job Ref: HDO159100_1636103174
A well-established organisation in Harrogate are seeking an experienced accounts payable assistant to join their growing and dynamic team.

Reporting directly to the Purchase Ledger Supervisor you will have responsibility for:
*Setting up and maintaining customer accounts.
*Reconciliation of supplier statements to ensure all accounts are up to date for month end reports.
*Being first point of contact for all relevant enquiries.
*Maintaining the paperless filing system.
*Collection and distribution of daily post.
*Matching, checking, processing and coding invoices.
*Processing company expenses.
*Making payments via BACS and cheques.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to take on a new challenge with an exciting and forward-thinking company. With heaps of opportunity and the opportunity for development and progression.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate:

*Having proven experience working within a purchase ledger role.
*Self-motivated with a can-do attitude towards work and problem solving.
*Ability to form and maintain positive relations with those they work with and alongside.
*Thrive working under pressure and towards deadlines.
*Have strong communication skills and be a team player.

This is an excellent role for someone who is adaptable, and team focussed. Leading to great progression and development opportunities that would not come as frequently working for a smaller firm.


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.