Finance Assistant - East Leeds

Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 pa
Reference: SAC \ 14006
Type: Permanent
Sector: Accountancy & Finance, Accountancy Support
Deadline: 18/05/2021

The company

 This business services company, based in East Leeds, have been established for just under 20 years, and are now a the market leading brand in their field. 

Due to recent growth, the business are now looking to hire a Finance Assistant, who will report directly to the Finance Manager and assist the overall Finance function in completing a variety of reconciliations and contribute to robust accounts payable workflows including supplier statement reconciliations, supplier queries, matching of invoices to purchase orders, and liaising with colleagues.

 **This role would be ideally suited to someone studying towards their AAT, who is looking for a busy and varied accounts role that will give them the experience and exposure to accounts, alongside their studies**

The job

 The role will take responsibility for the following key duties:

  • To support in the completion of monthly bank reconciliations in line with deadlines.
  • Reconciliation of monies from the system to bank statements.
  • Add new suppliers and validate supplier details being vigilant of potentially fraudulent activity.
  • Accurately post to the system ensuring financial records are accurate and kept up to date.
  • Working closely and supportively to build great relationships with customers
  • Participate in financial projects contributing to achievement of business strategy.
  • Assist with ensuring suppliers are paid on time and that processes are error free and effective
  • Assisting the Finance team with any other ad-hoc tasks.

The person

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of 12 months experience within a similar accounts role - Essential 
  • Be studying towards the AAT qualification - Desirable
  • Have strong numerical and analytical skills - Essential
  • Have a good knowledge of MS Excel and accountancy software - Desirable


The benefits

  • On site parking
  • Brand new offices
  • Remote working options
  • Full AAT study support



Sara Clark
Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance Assistant - East Leeds, Reference: SAC \ 14006". Thank you for your interest.