Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15777_1555512182
Contact Name: Sara Clark
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 17, 2019 15:43

Job Description

This business are a local Harrogate based service provider with over 15 years experience in their field. The business, who have offices based on the outskirts of Harrogate, have recently gone through some significant growth, and are therefore now recruiting an Assistant Accountant to join their small, close knit finance team.

The role will report directly to the Finance Manager, and will responsible for a wide variety of the day to day finance tasks, from purchase/sales ledger duties, reconcilliations, credit control, through to assisting with some of the basic monthly management accounts preparation. Therefore, this role would be ideally suite to a candidate looking for a wide ranging, and all round finance role within a smaller, local business.

The key duties of this role will include:

  • Generating sales invoices
  • Credit control
  • Inputting purchase invoices, matching purchase orders & reconciling statements
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Assisting the Management Accountant in financial reporting and daily tasks
  • Answering the phone, dealing with customer and supplier queries
  • General admin and office support, updating spreadsheets and assisting others

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years experience within an Assistant Accountant role within an SME - Essential
  • Have previous experience of Sage Line 50 - Essential
  • Have fantastic interpersonal skills and a strong work ethic - Essential
  • Be AAT Qualified - Desirable

The company can offer:

  • Plush, brand new offices in Harrogate
  • On site parking
  • Company pension