Accounts Assistant

Salary/Rate:£28,000 - £30,000 per annum
Job type:Temporary
Location:York

About the Role

Sewell Wallis is partnering with a client in search of an experienced transactional accounting professional. In this role, you’ll be part of a team of five, reporting directly to the Finance Manager.

This is a temporary position with the potential to become permanent for the right candidate.

The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of the following finance areas:

  • Sales Ledger and Invoicing
  • Purchase Ledger 3-way matching and payment runs
  • GRNI / Accruals
  • Cash flow and Banking
  • Monthly close processes
  • Time recording, including overtime calculations
  • Cost Centre Reporting
  • Collaboration with internal and external audit teams
  • Intercompany balance agreements with the group accounting team
  • Accounting in a manufacturing environment (e.g., utilisation, waste, KPI definition and measurement, efficiency, continuous improvement initiatives)
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with month-end and year-end accounts preparation
  • Understanding of Balance Sheet, P&L, and Reporting
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with quarterly forecasts, annual budgets, and 5-year planning exercises
  • Proficiency with computer systems and Microsoft Office (a new ERP system is being implemented)

If you’re interested in this opportunity, apply below!

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.

Job ref: JP/4835Post Date: 31.05.24

Meet Our Recruiter

Jag Panesar

Jag Panesar

Resourcer | Temporary Transactional Finance

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