Sales Ledger Clerk

  • Location
    Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary
    £ 10 - £ 12 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Sales Ledger Clerk

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Sales Ledger

  • Bank Import

  • Query resolution

  • Bank Reconciliations

  • Additional Admin Support

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • A sound basic educational background is required, including GCSE Maths & English (or equivalent)

  • A good telephone manner and excellent "people skills"

  • A good level of computer literacy, ideally incorporating experience of Microsoft Office products, Excel spreadsheets together with experience of working with a computerised ledger system

  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

  • The ability to work effectively as part of a small team is essential

  • Flexible & adaptable, coupled with a strong "work ethic" & a sense of humour

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience of working in an industrial/commercial accounts office is strongly preferred, whilst experience in an SME (small/medium enterprise) environment is desirable

  • A formal accounting qualification (AAT or equivalent) is desirable, but not essential, as adequate "on the job" training will be provided

  • Specific knowledge & experience of Sage 500 would be desirable but is not essential as ledger training will be provided

  • Accounting/ledger experience in a multi-currency environment is desirable

  • Experience of ledger procedures, in a computerised environment is desirable

  • Language skills would be useful, though not essential. In particular, a working knowledge of Dutch &/or Lithuanian would be very valuable, whilst German would be desirable

Hours - 8.30am to 4pm Mon to Thurs and 8.30am to 4pm Fri

Salary - £19-22k pa (possibly more for the right candidate)

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