Junior Accounts Assistant

Posted 24 December 2018 by Yorkshire Prosperity Limited

About Yorkshire Prosperity Limited "YPP Lettings"

YPP is a young, vibrant & fast-growing business based in Leeds with expansions in other large cities in the UK.

At YPP we value honesty & hard work and in return, our employees are given the opportunity to develop and progress within the business, based on their strengths and interests.

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Junior Accounts Assistant to join our accounts team based in Leeds.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 years’ experience, be able to prioritise workloads, demonstrate attention to detail, flexibility, and have a proactive and positive approach to his /her work, as well as having the ability to communicate effectively and build good working relationships.

Job Description


  • Sales and purchase ledger duties
  • Daily and monthly reconciliations (rent payments, transfers between accounts, etc)
  • Investigating accounts discrepancies
  • Actively being involved in the month-end process (timely reconciliations, investigations etc)
  • Dealing with finance queries
  • Producing monthly & quarterly expenses reports
  • Managing utility bills for numerous properties
  • Preparing monthly and quarterly landlord statements and communicating them to clients
  • Filing paperwork/record keeping
  • Managing rent payments and following up on arrears
  • Assisting with VAT returns
  • Managing petty cash
  • All round accounts administration
  • Adhoc tasks and any other duties as may be required from time to time.


  • Very well organized, good time management skills with the commitment to deliver on deadlines and having exceptionally high attention to detail
  • Confident self-starter with sound analytical skills, able to operate under pressure and resolve conflicts
  • Broad all round systems and PC skills with experience in Excel and accounting software
  • Team worker and good at building relationship

Please send your CV ASAP if you are looking for a new and challenging role, with an exciting and dynamic company to be a part of.

Required skills

  • Accounting
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Expenses
  • Finance
  • Purchase Ledger

Application question

Do you have a minimum of one years experience in a similar role?

Reference: 35774340

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