Senior Accounts Assistant

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

About the Role

Sewell Wallis are working with a well-recognised business based just outside of York, who are looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant to replace a member of staff who is moving on. This role is a temporary to permanent opportunity.

Ideally, you’ll be immediately available or on a short notice period, so you can complete a handover with the current staff member. You’ll need excellent experience in another transactional finance role, and you’ll be eager to further your career and gain managements accounts experience.

You’ll be a great fit if you’re driven and confident, looking to join a warm and personable team.

What will you be doing?

  • Financial reporting
  • Assisting with the monthly management accounts process
  • Sole responsibility of budgeting, forecasting and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Transactional duties such as managing the purchase ledger, sales ledger and payroll
  • Assisting with balance sheet reconciliations, forecasting and budgeting
  • First point of call for external and internal queries and for the audit team

What skills are we looking for?

  • Have previous experience within all round transactional finance
  • Have experience with high-volume invoice processing
  • Be a friendly and personable candidate who is eager to build relationships within the business
  • Be an eager candidate looking for a step up to deal with month end duties

What’s on offer?

  • Flexible start and finish times
  • Fantastic friendly team to work with
  • Study support upon transferring to a permanent contract

Send us your CV below or contact Suliman Mahmood for more information.

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: SM/4834Post Date: 28.06.24

Meet Our Recruiter

Suliman Mahmood

Suliman Mahmood

Consultant | Temporary Transactional Finance

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