Part Time Accounts Assistant (Sales Ledger)

Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently working with a reputable organisation based in the Barnsley area as they look to expand their Accountancy & Finance function with the recruitment of a knowledgeable and enthusiastic Accounts Assistant; initially to cover a period of maternity leave on a part time basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a wealth of experience within accounts receivable, to join an employer of choice to provide support across a range of duties including invoicing, cash allocation, dealing with complex queries and supporting with chasing outstanding payments. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and the confidence to build and maintain excellent working relationships with suppliers and be able to resolve complex invoice queries where necessary.

Duties of the Accounts Assistant will include:

*Raising a high volume of invoices
*Posting and allocating cash
*Chasing outstanding payments
*Dealing with complex invoice/payment queries
*Bank reconciliation
*Producing ad-hoc reports as required by senior management
*Supporting the team to implement new processes & procedures
*Providing ad-hoc support to the wider team
*Petty cash
*Providing support across other areas of finance during leave/busy periods

Person specification:

*Educated to GCSE grade C & above - Maths & English
*Experience of working within a Sales Ledger/Accounts Receivable role
*Ability to work well towards strict deadlines
*Strong IT skills including Microsoft Excel (pivot tables & v look ups desirable)
*Experience of using SAP (essential)
*Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise with individuals at varying levels internal/external
*Flexibility to provide ad-hoc support across the team
*Enthusiastic with the desire to continue to learn & develop skillsets

If you feel that you have the relevant skills to be considered for this position, please feel free to apply today! Alternatively, you can contact Nicole Linacre at Elevation Recruitment Group to discuss further.

Our client will be looking to proceed with interviews for this role AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
South Yorkshire, England, UK