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Finance Assistant

  • Location: Rotherham
  • Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 29 days holiday excluding bank holidays
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 01 September 2022
  • Job Ref: LEK38210_1659450131
Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be in partnership with a fantastic Not-for-Profit organisation, operating on a national scale, providing a service that makes a real difference to the lives of individuals in need. They are in search of a talented Finance Assistant to join their friendly team at their Head Office in Rotherham.

The main duties of this role include:
*Maintenance of the sales, purchase and nominal ledgers
*Bank reconciliation
*Supplier statement reconciliations
*Payroll administration for external clients
*Assisting with the payment runs
*Cash allocation
*Preparing VAT returns
*General office administrative duties (e.g. staffing the telephone, dealing with incoming and outgoing post, monitoring Outlook mailboxes)

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
*Experience of working in a Finance Team, and accounts functions
*Excellent IT skills, in particular Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel and Word)
*Good communication skills
*Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
*Experience of relevant accounting software (Sage 200, and Sage Payroll) is desirable

This is a brilliant opportunity for a candidate who is looking for their next move in Finance by joining a highly reputable business in a varied and exciting role. If you believe that you are up to the challenge outlined above, then please apply at your earliest convenience to avoid disappointment.

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.