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Finance Assistant

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + 25 + 8 days holiday and Birthday day off
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Transactional Finance
  • Contact: Clerical Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 July 2024
  • Job Ref: ELK40251_1718119045
I'm pleased to share that we at Sharp Consultancy are recruiting for a role with a great business, who are part of a global organisation with a well-established base in the Wombwell area of Barnsley. This specialist manufacturing group of companies supply market leading products and technologies. They have a fantastic international reputation in relation to customer service and quality products. They are looking for a capable finance professional to act as the main point of contact for all purchase ledger enquiries that relate to one of the businesses in the group as well as providing further finance-based support across the group.

The individual appointed with undertake responsibility for the end-to-end purchase ledger process including coding Accounts Payable invoicing, sending these for authorisation and posting payments as well as balancing statements and paying suppliers. Additional responsibilities may include daily bank reconciliations, handling VAT returns and general ledger maintenance as well as assisting with month end processes.

They are looking for an individual with accounting and finance experience and excellent written and verbal communication. Being a team player and having the ability to collaborate and be adaptable is also crucial. Good customer service and IT skills are also require. Experience using various Sage packages is also a bonus, though not a requirement.

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.

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.