Accounts Assistant /

Kirkstall, Leeds
  • circa £18,000 per annum, dependent on experience,
  • Permanent, Full-time

This is an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Assistant to join a growing company in Kirkstall, Leeds. The role is primarily focused on sales ledger and credit control however will also include completing compliance duties for the business and providing general office support and carrying out various administration duties.

We are ideally looking for an individual who has an all-round knowledge of accounts. You will be confident in dealing with customers over the telephone in relation to credit control matters. This is a small team, so you will be a team player and be happy to support other areas of the business when needed.

Employment Details;

  • Salary: circa £18,000
  • Full-time / Permanent
  • Mon-Fri / 9am-5pm

Responsibilities will include;

  • Updating of sales ledger analysis, raising and posting sales invoices
  • Checking and issuing credit notes and document the action log updates
  • Credit control – including chasing payments (liaising with customers), receipt of payments, credit limits/reports for both new and existing customers etc.
  • Issuing of monthly customer statements
  • Timely and accurate filing of all support documentation
  • Assisting with purchase ledger, posting purchase invoices onto Sage 200 and checking against purchase orders
  • Liaising with warehouse over invoice/POD queries and reconciling statements
  • ISO Quality Assistance – internal audits and document control
  • Packaging & Waste Regulations – data submissions
  • Intrastat – preparation of declarations
  • Provide back up for month end procedures and supplier payments
  • Back up to the office staff as required including filing and ordering office supplies

You will need to have;

  • Previous experience in a finance / analytical role is essential
  • You will have knowledge in all areas of finance
  • Ideally you will have experience of credit control
  • You will be a team player and be happy working in a small team
  • Great attention to detail is required along with excellent communication skills
  • You will be confident and assertive and have a proactive approach to your work
  • Competent IT skills in Microsoft Office packages and Accounting software

Please apply with an up to date CV which includes relevant experience.

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