S&J UK are looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant to join their Finance Team in Sheffield. This is an exciting role offering the successful candidate great levels of variety, challenge and opportunity within the S&J UK business.
Reporting to the S&J UK Financial Controller, the Accounts Assistant’s primary objective is to provide effective accounts and financing support to ensure that S&J UK’s daily accounting functions run accurately and effectively.
On a day to day basis, the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for accurately, preparing and maintaining accounting documents and records; processing and coordinating accounts payable financial transactions, invoices and expenses; managing the financial transactional database; overseeing accounting or documentation problems and discrepancies; and additionally will update and maintain accounting journals, ledgers and other records detailing financial business transactions (e.g., disbursements, expense vouchers, receipts, accounts payable), whilst offering support to the Financial Controller and finance team where required.
The successful candidate will have a good level of academic achievement ideally within in a finance related discipline and preferably with experience working within a similar role and environment; familiarity with bookkeeping and basic accounting procedures in desirable along with hands on experience with spreadsheets and finance reports.
Candidates will have strong organisational skills, first class customer services skills, the ability to work to a high level of accuracy and efficiency and will be confident taking full accountability for workload. We are looking for applicants who are confident, enthusiastic, and self-motivated, with great work ethic, and who are confident working with financial information. Competent in the MS Office Suite, with SAP experience advantageous are also pre-requisites of the role.
A full job description can be requested from HR.
To apply for this position or to request further information please contact the recruitment team at:
Applicants are required to email their CV and a covering letter.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: FRIDAY 7TH MAY 2021
NO AGENCIES PLEASE