Accounts Assistant

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    Leeds, West Yorkshire

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    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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    Zaida Bhana

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    7 months ago

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Accounts Assistant, Fixed Term Contract until 31st March 2021 ( Thorpe Park Leeds)

We are recruiting for an Accounts Assistant on a fixed term contract (to cover maternity leave) until 31st March 2021. The successful candidate will provide day to day support to the Finance Team which will involve basic book keeping, working with both sales, purchase ledgers and running calculations to ensure that records of payment are correct.
The role will be based at our Clients Yorkshire Office in Leeds.


Reporting to the Chief Accountant, the Accounts Assistant will be a key member within the EPUKI Finance team. The key responsibilities and duties will include:-
* Updating and maintaining cash books and co-ordinating the manual payment process
* Posting month end journals and assisting with quarterly group reporting
* Sales ledger - raising invoices, allocating receipts and performing credit control duties
* Purchase ledger - raising manual purchase invoices (outside SAP PO process) and allocating payments
* Raising requisitions and accruals on SAP
* Maintaining weekly reconciliations, monthly balance sheet and inter-company reconciliations
* Supporting other tasks in the Finance team as required

Experience of commodity markets, power markets or power generation would be preferable
SAP experience preferable
Excellent IT skills in particular Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Outlook

Effective time management, planning and organisational skills
Effective communication skills (verbal & written), with the ability to influence and build relationships
Experience of working within a Finance function in a similar role

The post holder should be AAT qualified or studying towards,