Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Sheffield
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are currently seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant for a growing service business based in central Sheffield, easily accessible by public transport. This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who is keen to further their career and experience within a commercial setting. The opportunity is for a period of 4-6 weeks initially with a view for extension for the right candidate.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this person will be instrumental in providing effective day to day accounts support across all aspects of the finance department. This role will involve a lot of reconciliation work, therefore good attention to detail is essential.

Accounts Assistant Duties & Responsibilities:

- Identifying and reporting any issues to the Finance Manager
- Bank Reconciliation's
- Assisting with sales and purchase Ledger processing
- Updating the cashbook
- Dealing with queries
- Creating month end reports

To be successful you MUST have the following skills and attributes:

- 2+ years relevant experience in accounts
- Graduate calibre or AAT qualified
- Flexible approach to work
- Good attention to detail
- Good administration and organisational skills
- Team player
- IT literate
- Excellent communication skills
- The ability to build rapport
- Able to work to tight deadlines, acting on own initiative is also very important

This an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking company which invests in the development and well being of their employees. They are seeking somebody with the ability to grow in the role in order to progress into other areas of accounts in the future. You will of course be given appropriate training and support to undertake and fulfil the role properly. Study support will also be offered to the successful candidate following a successful probationary period.

If you meet the criteria for this role, and are interested in being put forward please do not hesitate to apply or contact me to discuss.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry level trainees through to post qualified accountants.