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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Free parking, Competitive benefits package
  • Job Type:Interim

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 27 May 2021
  • Job Ref: LOF36561_1619537078
My Leeds City Centre based client is going through a tremendous period of growth which has offered a number of development opportunities for the wider finance team. This has created this excellent opportunity for a talented Assistant Accountant to join the business in an Assistant Accountant role. This role will offer a much sought after opportunity to transition between transactional finance and management accounts.

Duties will include:

*Assisting in the preparation of management accounts
*Preparation of financial schedules
*Accrual and prepayment analysis and posting
*Fixed asset reconciliations
*Ledger reconciliation and other Management accounts schedule
*Extensive knowledge of accounts payable / creditors
*Analytical skills to unravel suppliers' ledgers to reconcile the same to invoices.
*Be able to assist with Purchase Ledger duties.

This role will suit a candidate with good attention to detail. The ability to work on your own initiative is something that or client is particularly keen for the successful candidate to demonstrate. Our client is looking for someone who wants to take on extra responsibility and who is ambitious and seeks out challenge.

The role will be based in the Leeds and has flexibility around home working.

If you are interested in taking your next move in Accountancy and feel you are up to the challenge outlined above then then please contact Liam O'Flaherty at Sharp Consultancy to discuss your application 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.