Assistant Accountant - study support and full benefits package

Posted 12 May 2022
Salary£26000 - £30000 per annum
DisciplineTransactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameVictoria Abotorabi

Job description

The company:

A brilliant opportunity for a talented Assistant Accountant to join a rapidly growing and innovative tech company based in Central Leeds. 

This role offers the opportunity for you to gain valuable all round commercial accounting experience whilst working as part of a dynamic and high performing finance team.

Working alongside a supportive and engaging finance leader, the role offers a clear development route to Management Accountant.

You would be joining a business with a brilliant working environment and culture, which truly values its employees where the benefits are truly outstanding.

The Job:

  • Purchase ledger: inputting invoices, matching to purchase orders, obtaining authorisation where necessary, coding to the system, reconciling supplier statements on a monthly basis, resolving any queries and batching ready for payment
  • Sales ledger: raising sales invoices on a monthly basis, allocating cash daily and chasing customers for any outstanding debts
  • Reconciling multiple bank statements daily (including foreign bank accounts)
  • Ability to work across multiple entities
  • Liaising and managing relationships with external stakeholders via phone and email
  • Preparing proposed payment runs and uploading payments onto the bank
  • Assisting with the preparation and production of the monthly management accounts
  • Supporting the Finance Manager in other ad hoc duties

The successful candidate will:

  • Relevant experience within a finance role
  • Driven and motivated
  • Ideally have experience of multiple entities
  • Strong communication skills – able to build relationships and work collaboratively
  • Organised and able to work accurately
  • Professional and engaging

The Benefits:

  • Hybrid working 
  • Ful study support and the opportunity to develop working as part of a first class finance team
  • Life assurance
  • Unlimited holidays !!
  • 5% pension
  • Bonus
  • Private healthcare
  • Social events, weekends away