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Accounts Assistant

Posted 13 March by Sharp Consultancy Easy Apply Ended

An opportunity has come up to join a growing firm that has a Yorkshire site based in Barnsley.

The successful candidate will be required to be able to do the following duties:

-Credit Control - collect cash by telephone, letters, email & fax
-Minimise the overdue & aged debt
-Minimise company exposure to bad debt
-Ensure the customer operates within the agreed terms and agreed credit limits
-Liaise with other departments to ensure smooth company operation and ensure customer satisfaction
-Partake in weekly meetings with MD to update on outstanding and overdue invoices
-Sales ledger - liaise with customers over prompt resolution and queries
-Cash allocation and remittance advice
-Maintain customer data on sage
-Raise invoices daily
-Send monthly statements
-Purchase ledger - match invoices to PO's before entering on to Sage
-Reconcile statements
-Prepare accounts for payments
-Assist purchasing manager where required

The candidate must have experience using Sage 50, be able to use formulas within Excel and be comfortable using Outlook

The standard working hours will be Monday to Thursday 8.30 - 5.00 and Friday 8.30 - 4.00 with a 1 hour lunch each day.

Get in touch if this is of interest!

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 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.

Required skills

  • Credit control / purchase ledger / sales ledger / allocating cash / remittance / Sage50

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