Accounts Receivable Clerk

  • Location
    Manchester, Manchester
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Administrator
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Charity and Not-for-profit
  • External Reference

Adecco Manchester are pleased to be working with a leading provider of Quality Care Services to recruit for new team members within their finance department.

As their new Accounts Receivable Clerk, reporting to the Accounts Receivable Manager, you will manage your own portfolio of accounts. This is a great opportunity to join a newly structured team and to make your mark and really add value in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities of the role would include, but not be limited to:

Chasing up debtors for remittance advices.

Allocating received monies to accounts.

Reconciling designated accounts monthly.

Resolving bad debts by chasing payment from local authorities/CCG's and individuals.

Assisting the wider business with any invoice/bad debts related queries.

Assisting the AR Manager with bad debt analysis and commentary.

Identifying and implementing improvements to increase efficiency, effectiveness and quality of service.

Assisting the Management Accountants with Month end close to tight deadlines.

Manage escalated complaints.

Key Competencies & Behavioural:

Excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships internally and externally.

Demonstratable attention to detail and accuracy.

Reliable and dependable.

Able to maintain confidentiality.

Literacy and numeracy.

A flexible team player with the ability to work proactively.

A self-starter with a positive "can do" attitude and a down to earth approachable manner.

Ability to work accurately in a busy, demanding environment, whilst adhering to deadlines.

Desirable Skills and Experience

Competence and experience in the use of SAGE 50 and Open Accounts accounting packages and Microsoft Office packages desirable.

if you are interested in applying to this role and would like some extra information or a chat, please call Jessica on 0161 233 8100, or email

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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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Jessica Brion