Accounts Assistant

Expiring today

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
Hull
Salary
£18k - 24k per year
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Chase and Holland are proud to be working with a leading engineering business based in Hull, who are currently recruiting for an immediately available Accounts Assistant. Reporting into the Managing Director, and working alongside the Accounts Controller, duties for the role include but are not limited to:

* Purchase ledger including manually batching and coding invoices, managing all queries and ensuring authorisation is received
* Ensure all suppliers are paid to agreed terms, doing weekly BACS payments and making ad hoc payments where necessary
* Purchase ledger month end close
* Chase up VAT invoices
* Supplier statement reconciliations and dealing with invoice/supplier queries
* Maintain supplier records and ensure correct set up of new purchase ledger accounts
* Processing a payroll of approx. 40 staff
* Managing staff expense claims
* Wage analysis
* Other duties will include assisting with sales ledger, credit control, daily banking and cashbook

The ideal candidate:

* Immediately available, or on one weeks' notice
* AAT Level 2 qualified
* Extensive experience across accounts, specifically in purchase ledger and payroll
* Excellent telephone manner with extensive experience building relationships with suppliers
* Ability to work to deadlines, be focused and be passionate about their work
* Hard working, organised, accountable and punctual.
* Ability to multitask and to work under pressure when needed
* Excellent Excel skills
* Experience using Sage 50 and Sage Payroll

On offer is the chance to work for a growing business, in a challenging and flexible environment that offers development and great opportunities for the right person. Salary and other incentives will be negotiable according to experience.

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces.