Sales Ledger and credit control assistant

  • Location
    Rotherham, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - AAT

Sales Ledger and Credit Control Assistant

Full time 37 hours per week

Permanent Salary; £19,261 per annum

Location; Central Rotherham

We are looking for a motivated and pro-active individual with previous Sales Ledger and Credit Control experience to join a busy finance department of an organisation with a total group annual Income of £36million.

Your main objective will be to assist in the management and maintenance of the sales ledger and credit control functions on a day to day basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading organisation in central Rotherham who offer fantastic benefits which include:

  • Up to 41 days annual leave per year

  • Access to gyms, restaurants, and salons

  • Access to local government pension

  • Staff health & wellbeing and benefit schemes including in-house occupational health service

  • Fantastic career development opportunities

  • Parking available

Key duties will include:

  • To ensure that all income due to the client (and its subsidiaries) is recognised in a timely fashion and in line with Financial Regulations and Administration Procedures. This includes invoices, direct debits and online payment

  • To post monies received into the finance system and allocate accurately

  • To assist with credit control for the Group including liaising with customers with respect to queries and overdue payments with an overall view to reducing outstanding levels of debt

  • To liaise with other departments where the source of monies are unknown or where monies remain unpaid

  • To ensure month end close down is completed in line with the organisation's monthly timetable

  • To maintain all records to allow for fast retrieval and ease of use of such information

  • Other ad-hoc tasks and covering for other members of the team as required.

Person specification:

  • Previous experience in a similar role

  • Able to work under pressure and deliver to agreed deadlines

  • Pleasant and helpful approach at all times

  • Able to work in an organised and methodical manner

  • Work effectively as a member of a team.

  • Work in a professional and confidential manner with a high degree of integrity and flexibility.

  • Able to work with sensitive information and treat this confidentially in line with the requirements of the Data Protection Act

  • Willing to undertake any training connected with the post

  • English and Maths GCSE grades A-C (or equivalent) or higher

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