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Assistant Accountant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Study Support, Hybrid Working
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Part Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Part Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 20 April 2024
  • Job Ref: ADT40006_1711030150
Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be exclusively working alongside an outstanding non-for-profit organisation based in the heart of Sheffield.

An organisation that is continuously growing now are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join their team.

Working closely with the Finance Manager and Accounts Assistant, this role will give all round exposure to someone who is eager to be involved with the process from start to finish.

Duties include:
* Managing the sales ledger function
* Producing sales orders, proforma invoices and subsequent invoices
* Allocating payments to the sales ledger
* Preparation of vendor ledger payments and dealing with subsequent queries
* Reconciling cash transactions
* Balance Sheet reconciliations
* Calculation of Accruals & Prepayments
* Responsibility for the fixed asset register
* Intercompany transactions & reconciliations
* Posting finance transactions using SAP software
* Preparation of VAT returns including for VAT registrations in the EU
* Advising and supporting non-finance staff of the facilities available and requirements of the finance function with respect to accounting standards
* Monitoring and processing staff expense claims and allowances in line with company policy
* Monitoring and processing staff credit cards
* CRM Patients and Editor claims
* Assisting with the annual audit and other statutory requirements
* Assisting the preparation of budgets
* Assisting and advising the purchase ledger function as and when required

* A strong study support package
* 25 days holiday + stats
* Flexible hybrid working
* Free onsite parking & excellent public transport links
* Company Pension
* Healthcare scheme

If this role is of interest please contact Adam Thomas on 0114 261 1700 or email

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, 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.

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 for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.