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Finance Assistant

  • Location: Wakefield
  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Free parking, Competitive benefits package
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 01 January 2023
  • Job Ref: LOF36693_1669998344
Our client are a leading manufacturing and distribution business based in the Wakefield area and very close to the M62 with excellent access to transport links.

The role our client is recruiting for is a Finance Assistant is to support the wider finance team and cover a period of maternity. This an outstanding opportunity for a talented Finance professional to join a high growth business.

Main duties:

* Daily bank reconciliation including foreign currency transactions
* Posting bank payments and receipts on to Sage
* Credit card postings
* Raising ad hoc sales invoices
* Rating foreign currency invoices
* Import/export paperwork preparation and liaising with freight forwarders
* Credit control
* Processing bank payments
* Assist with purchase ledger and provide holiday cover
* Assist with month end reconciliations
* Assist with the preparation of European VAT returns

If you are interested in taking your next move in Accountancy and feel you are up to the challenge outlined above, 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.