Assistant Accountant – Full Time –

  • Permanent
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Address Region: West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £21000 - £24000/annum


Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join one of our client, based in central Leeds, who due to recent growth are looking to expand their team.

This is an opportunity to join a company that pride themselves on their high levels of staff retention who are offering progression and growth within the team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:-

-Supporting in the preparation of timely and accurate monthly management accounts.
-Producing accruals, prepayments and journals.
-Managing cash allocation.
-Preparing and balancing of weekly and monthly bank reconciliations.
-Reconciling bank statements.
-Amending invoices and creating credit notes.
-Performing balance sheet reconciliations and VAT returns.
-Responsibility of sales ledger, purchase ledger and credit control duties.

You will:-

-Have started your studies towards ACCA/CIMA or be looking to start either qualification.
-Have experience of working within a finance team whilst gaining exposure to accruals and prepayments.
-Be able to communicate at all levels.
-Be able to work within a fast paced, deadline orientated environment.

For further details please contact Chloe Wilford.

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 (url removed)

Salary: £21000 – £24000/annum

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire

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