Contact Us | 01273 80 33 10

Accounts Assistant

Location :

Recruiter :

Contract :

Salary :


Harvey John Accountancy Recruitment


£19000 - £21500 per annum

A multi-award winning independent business is offering a fantastic opportunity for a confident Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their established finance team based in central Brighton, East Sussex. Overseeing the Purchase Ledger function you will report directly to a highly experienced Finance Director and a Finance Manager.

The office is a short walk from both Brighton and London Road Stations and easily accessible via bus routes from across the city.

About You

  • Enthusiastic and motivated currently working in a finance role ideally with a purchase ledger bias
  • Excellent communication skills and able to deal with customer queries as and when required
  • Confident in using Microsoft Excel
  • With a keen eye for detail, you'll take pride in completing your work to a high degree of accuracy
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and use your initiative to solve problems
  • Experience of using cloud based accounting software such as Sage

If you are looking for flexibility around these hours then we would still welcome your application.

About the role and organisation

  • Small, tight knit, finance team offering collaboration and support with your work
  • Maintaining the purchase ledger including invoice input/checking and dealing with credit notes
  • Bank reconciliations and petty cash
  • Stock purchasing and monitoring
  • BACS runs
  • Prepayments/accruals - assisting with and creating journals
  • Deal with both internal and external queries
  • Assist with ad hoc administrative duties when required

The salary advertised has been set by the agency and should be seen as a guide. Salary expectations will be discussed on application.

For some further information on this Purchase Ledger vacancy in Brighton, please contact Alex Baxter Smith at Harvey John to discuss in confidence.