Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skipton, North Yorkshire
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15598/001_1552036447
Contact Name: Natalie Moyles
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2019 09:14

Job Description

My client an award winning company based outside of Skipton is looking to appoint an Accounts Assistant on a permanent basis.


  • Working with the Sage 200 for purchase control
  • Processing information for payroll 
  • Credit card processing 
  • Processing of petty cash in and out 
  • Daily upkeep of purchase ledger across three separate companies. 
  • Processing of Purchase Orders and credit card spend 
  • Working with the Company Purchase Order system 
  • Bank payments and updating records for HMRC 
  • Creating and maintaining Excel spread sheets 
  • Assist with general office administration including filing, organisation, data inputting, printing, photocopying and telephone duties 
  • Attend departmental meetings as required 
  • Providing support to the Head of Finance and Senior Management as directed 
  • Demonstrating and maintaining a high level of trustworthiness and confidentiality 
  • Performing any other duties which may be appropriate to the position

Essential criteria:

  • The ability to work under pressure and produce quick and accurate financial information 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Excellent Excel knowledge and experience 
  • Sage knowledge and experience is desirable but not essential as training will be given 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong negotiation and relationship skills 
  • An ability to effectively prioritise and project manage a busy workload

Renumeraqtion package:

  • £18,000 - £20,000
  • 37.5 hours
  • Free on site parking