Accounts Assistant

10 June 20242024-06-10
Wakefield, West Yorkshire

We are recruiting an Accounts Assistant for one of the fastest-growing private companies in the UK, based close to the major motorway networks and accessible from Wakefield, Leeds, Pontefract and surrounding areas. 

  • Competitive salary + hybrid working + opportunity to buy/sell holidays + healthcare + additional employee benefits. 
  • This PE-backed business has a friendly culture with a track record of developing and promoting its employees.  
  • Working in a small, positive, high-energy, well-established team. 

The Accounts Assistant plays a pivotal role in assisting the Sales and Purchase Ledger Manager to ensure the smooth and efficient running of transactional services:

  • Preparing weekly payment runs. 
  • Reconciling supplier statements. 
  • Processing credit cards and personal expenses. 
  • Dealing with queries. 
  • Reconciling intercompany invoicing. 
  • Daily bank balance/transaction reports. 
  • Cashbook postings. 
  • Other ad hoc duties as required. 

This search is not limited to any industry. Previous experience within a similar environment is required:

  • You will be a self-starter, with a "can-do" attitude and willing to learn. 
  • You will be IT literate. 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are essential. 
  • You must be a team player but able to work on your own initiative.