Assistant Accountant

Horsforth, Leeds
£28,000 - £30,000
05 Jun 2024
12 Jun 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant | £28,000 - £30,000 + suite of benefits | Horsforth

Really rewarding business to work for - a growing and professional group with an outstanding reputation. It’s a welcoming and collaborative team of people and you’ll be working for a Head of Finance who is encouraging, approachable, supportive and compassionate - someone who will genuinely appreciate your efforts and input.

The initial role is focused around transactional finance - covering all aspects of purchase ledger from start to finish. You’ll be supporting the management accountant with various month end tasks including reconciliations, accruals and prepayments, data analysis etc.

It’s a sensible work life balance - the role is varied and busy but deadlines are realistic and there is no need for late nights or overtime. An enjoyable, rewarding, broad and interesting Assistant Accountant role in a thriving business with a fab culture.

You need to have previous experience of Purchase Ledger and be comfortable supporting with a range of routine and ad hoc month end tasks.

AAT part or fully qualified would be really useful. You also need to have confident IT skills and be comfortable using accounting software and Excel.

It’s a friendly team and you will be someone who enjoys working with others.


  • Previous experience of AP in a growing business.
  • A can do attitude and a positive approach to picking up new tasks.
  • AAT ideally (level 3 or 4).
  • Great communication skills.
  • A professional approach to managing your own time and workload efficiently.
  • A natural attention to detail - someone who is proud of their diligence and organisation skills. 

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