Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Tiverton, Devon
  • Salary
    £20,500.00/Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-012022-227723
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Assistant

*PERMANENT* Accounts Assistant


£20,500 p.a


Based in Tiverton


Full time, Monday-Friday


We are currently recruiting on behalf of our clients global business for an exciting new role as an Accounts Receivable/Sales Ledger Assistant based in Tiverton. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to join a small accounts team with the backing of a large company. This role will be responsible for:



  • Completing the full invoice process

  • Manage the inbox communication & respond as appropriate

  • Regularly reviewing & uploading of all relevant invoices & receipts to ensure payment is received promptly.

  • Investigate & resolve any anomalies

  • Setting up accounts for the company on internal computer systems

  • Monitoring and invoicing of applications for payment raised by the Project Team, ensuring that all the income is invoiced in a timely manner and the project orders are reconciled on AX

  • Ensure retention payments are applied for and invoiced as appropriate

  • Raising credit notes and billing invoices to correct order processing errors and resolve customer account issues.

  • Customer statements - monthly and ad-hoc

  • Run the weekly dunning letter process

  • Provide excellent customer service whilst proactively seeking to resolve outstanding balances, queries, and credit balances to avoid them ageing


Just some of the Benefits include:



  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays

  • Healthcare support + access to an Employee Assistance Programme including counselling and legal support

  • Life Insurance

  • Discounts with a number of retailers, including exclusive discounts on local gym memberships, car garages and hotels


Ideal skills/experience


* Recent accounts experience including purchase and sales ledgers, reconciliations
* Good IT skills and recent experience of SAP or AX would be ideal
* Strong communication skills both written & verbal
* You will need to be organised & proactive and enjoy being in a busy, varied role
* A desire to learn and grow your accounts knowledge and skills!

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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