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Accounts Assistant - Halifax

Posted 7 March by Sharp Consultancy Easy Apply Ended
Sharp Consultancy are working with a leading business within the chemical industry based in Halifax who require an Accounts Assistant to join the team.

My client is based in modern offices and the finance team has a proven record of stability and development.

Working closely with the Finance Manager duties will include;

*Process purchase ledger invoices and credit notes
*Ensure supplier payments are made in accordance with payment terms
*Reconciliation of supplier statements
*Produce sales invoices and credit notes daily
*Chase outstanding debts
*Maintain customer credit limits and amend new limits where necessary
*Produce daily credit control lists showing overdue invoices
*Set up customer and supplier accounts
*Post and reconcile daily banking
*Full responsibility for petty cash
*Cover for sickness/holidays

As the successful individual settles into the role and is comfortable with processes further work is to be passed across from the Finance Manager to help their development and progression by assisting with more technical aspects of monthly management accounts including responsibility of the fixed asset register, accruals and prepayments and full journal postings.

The ideal candidate;
*Recent and relevant experience within a similar finance capacity
*Experience of Sage packages is essential (my client uses Sage 200)
*Ability to work towards tight deadlines
*Excellent attention to detail
*Strong communication skills
*A good team player

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.

Reference: 34629994

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