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Finance Assistant

  • Location: Goole
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Hybrid working, Performance bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 December 2022
  • Job Ref: LEK38594_1668786967
Sharp Consultancy are pleased to be working alongside a successful business, based in Goole, who are operating on a national scale. They are in search of a talented Finance Assistant who has excellent credit control skills to join their team on a permenant basis.
The main duties of this role include:
* Creating and upholding payment policies and procedures to ensure timely payment
* Chasing payments via email and telephone
* Negotiating repayment plans and setting up terms and conditions
* Query resolution
* Maintaining the company sales ledger
* Account reconciliation
* Cash allocation
* Ad-hoc accounting duties (Purchase Ledger and Payroll)
The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
* Credit control or debt collection experience (essential)
* Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
* Good at solving queries
* Brilliant IT skills (experience working with Excel and accounting software)
* Payroll experience (desirable)
This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate who is looking to take their next move in Finance by joining a reputable business in a varied and exciting role. If you are up to the interesting 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.