Accounts Receivable Assistant

Posted 25 June 2024
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum + Hybrid Working, Study Support & Bens
LocationNorth London
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSinead Lennon-Smith

Job description

A leading retail and lifestyle brand based in North London are looking to hire an Accounts Receivable Assistant for their head office team to replace a colleague who has just been promoted internally. The client offers a fantastic benefits package with hybrid working (3 days a week in the office).

As Accounts Receivable Assistant you will be responsible for:

  • Taking ownership of the end-to-end accounts receivable process
  • Completing credit checks on new customers
  • Creation of new customer accounts on Navision
  • Review and issuing of sales invoices, credit memos and statements to customers
  • Managing debt collection of debtors
  • Proactive ownership of reviewing aged accounts receivables listing with the wholesale team and recommending corrective actions for aged debt
  • Running a high volume AR inbox, proactively and promptly resolving queries
  • Accounts payable cover when needed
  • Weekly reconciliation of company bank accounts
  • Manage and reconcile corporate card expenditure
  • Processing staff expenses according to company policy
  • Assist the wider finance team at month end with entity reporting and creditors reconciliations

The Candidate

  • You will be a proven accounts receivable professional
  • Multi currency bank reconciliations experience
  • Retail experience would be beneficial
  • Experience working with ERP systems


  • Hybrid working (3 days in the office)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Study support
  • Company related bonus, up to 5%
  • Montly department socials and quarterly office away days
  • Clothing allowance and staff discount