Accounts Assistant - 6 Month FTC

Recruiter
Hamlin Knight
Location
Sheffield
Salary
£17000 - £17500/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Hamlin Knight is delighted to be working alongside a well established Electronics/Manufacturing business in the recruitment of an Accounts Assistant. This role is based in Sheffield with good network links from all surround areas of Sheffield including Rotherham and Worksop.
Due to an internal restructure, our client is looking for an experienced Account Assistant to join the team on an initial 6 month FTC with the potential to become permanent (TBC). This role would suit an experienced Accounts Assistant who is immediately available to undertake this position or a junior Finance candidate looking for their next step on the career ladder.
The role:
* To assist and support all members of the local finance & accounting department
* Preparation of daily sales information and distribution to the management team
* Preparation and posting of journals at month end
* Supplier statement reconciliations
* Inter-company netting process
* Checking of sales representative expense claims and credit cards
* Company Car Administration
* Assisting with the monthly reporting and analysis to Europe during month end
* Reconciliation of Balance Sheet accounts
* Internal reporting and analysis of monthly results
* To provide support to the department with general administration and ad-hoc duties
* To provide excellent customer service, over the telephone and in person
* To professionally meet and greet visitors at reception as required
* Participate in special projects as required

The candidate:

* Experience within a similar role - ideally qualified to AAT level 2 or above or just starting
* Keen eye for detail
* Excellent team player
* Ability to go the extra mile to ensure all deadlines are met
* Good level of education with a minimum grade of C in mathematics (GCSE)
* Excellent computer skills with all MS packages and SAP
* Solid communication skills

The package:

* £17,500 pro rata
* 6 Month FTC - potential to go perm but TBC
* Onsite parking
* Immediate start available

If you are interested in this position, please do not hesitate to apply.

Hamlin Knight is an equal opportunities employer and is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy in this instance