Accounts Assistant - Leeds City Centre

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £17000 - £21000 per annum + AAT Study Support

  • Contact:

    Scott Tallant

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to join a growing business based in Leeds City Centre.

The role will initially be very transactional focused but over time will move to an Assistant Accountant position in which the successful candidate will assist with aspects of management accounts.

It is a growing team and would suit someone with over a years' experience within accounts that is now looking to take on added responsibility.

As the Accounts Assistant you will be responsible for the following:
Processing purchase ledger invoices.
Processing sales ledger invoices.
Petty cash management.
Credit card processing and postings.
Expenses management and processing.
Preparing payment runs.
Bank admin management.
Making recommendations to systems and processes in order to improve these.
Completing daily settlement and reconciliation activities.
Other ad hoc tasks as and when required.

The ideal candidate will:
Have previous transactional accounts experience.
Be looking to eventually progress to an Assistant Accountant role.
Be studying/have plans to study for their AAT qualifications.
Strong communication skills (verbal and written).
Good Microsoft Excel skills.

In return you will:
Join a supportive, friendly finance team.
Receive an excellent salary and benefits package.
Join a business based in the heart of Leeds City Centre, a 5 minute walk from the train station.
Have access to AAT study support.

For more information please contact Scott Tallant.

Sewell Wallis acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As part of our recruitment process, we will retain your CV for a period of one year to enable us to consider you for future roles. After this period your CV will be deleted.