Accounts Assistant/Bookkeeper

Location Helmsley
Discipline: Accountancy & Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000
Contact name: Nicola Walker

Contact email:
Job ref: 22231
Published: about 1 month ago

​We are seeking a detail-oriented and organised Accounts Assistant/Bookkeeper to join a busy agricultural business based in Helmsley.

The successful candidate will be required to work from their office in Helmsley, as well as travelling to clients addresses on a regular basis.


  • Assist with accounts payable tasks, including processing invoices, verifying transactions, and reconciling statements

  • Utilise accounting software (Farmplan, Quickbooks, Xero & Landmark) to input and track financial data

  • Prepare financial reports and assist with month-end closing procedures

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of financial transactions

  • Assist with payroll processing


  • Be competent in accounting software such as Farmplan, Quickbooks, Xero & Landmark

  • Ensure that records of all financial transactions, payments to suppliers, expenses, bank reconciliations and cash payments/receipts are accurately inputted and properly maintained in a timely manner to meet internal and external audit requirements


  • Relevant understanding of agriculture and minimum 1 years’ experience working in the industry

  • Have advanced knowledge of Microsoft suite of products, especially Excel

  • Have Relevant financial qualifications

  • Previous experience of Accounts systems

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in data entry

  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise tasks effectively

  • Knowledge of accounts payable processes and procedures

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment

This is an excellent position for the right candidate. There is an option of working from home minimum one day a week, once training/probation has been completed.

They are open to both full time and part time candidates.

For more information, please speak to Nicola Walker at Si Recruitment.