Bookkeeper - North Leeds

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £23000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Gemma Watmough

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Gemma Watmough

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with my client for a Bookkeeper to join on a permanent basis. This is a 'hands on' role with a profitable and professional services business based within the North Leeds area.

This role will report directly into the Finance Manager and will be responsible for all aspects of bookkeeping and accounting using Sage Line 50. This position will suit a commercially minded individual with a good telephone manner who is well organised and can demonstrate a successful track record ideally working in small to medium sized businesses.

Main duties of the role will involve:-

-Processing, matching, batching and coding purchase and sales invoices on a daily basis
-Dealing with supplier statement reconciliations
-Contacting clients resolving issues and queries
-Processing payments and advising on who should be paid and when
-Carrying out bank reconciliations
-Daily banking
-VAT returns and preparations of accounts to trial balance
-Dealing with suspense accounts and cheques
-Supporting on the credit control side as and when required
-Coding on the nominal ledger
-Assisting with HR related duties and other ad-hoc duties

In return the successful candidate will -

- Have exposure to a start to finish role
- Join a growing, friendly accounts team
- Be offered a competitive salary and benefits package
- Have access to free parking and excellent public transport links

For more information on this role please contact Gemma Watmough.

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.