Sales Ledger Assistant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Celia Matkins

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

KennedyPearce are recruiting on behalf of a leading investment company for a Sales Ledger Assistant. Our client are the fastest growing of their kind in the UK with double digit annual growth and turnover of £17m after just 6 years.

This role will be reporting into the Finance Manager, this is a hands-on role involved in the control of the Accounts Receivable function. The position will work alongside a Senior Sales Ledger, thereby forming a team of 2 looking after this area. It will require excellent attention to detail, strong data entry as well as interpersonal skills.

The ideal candidate should have the following:

  • At lease 2-3 years' experience in Accounts Receivable
  • SAP experience strongly preferred
  • Team player with good communication skills
  • Ability to critically review and challenge information
  • Passionate about process and control
  • Self starter who shows strong initiative and is able to work independently
  • Strong excel skills

The ideal candidate would be even more ideal if they have the following:

  • Reconciliation of customer receipts from bank
  • Customer account reconciliation
  • Responding to customer queries regarding accounts
  • Issuing of customer statements
  • Monitoring at risk customers, slow moving and bad debt accounts
  • Credit control, including monitoring customer credit limits and contacting customers regarding outstanding accounts
  • Issuing dunning letters and management of any legal actions

What the client look to offer in return is:

  • Great company and team environment
  • Training and Development plans for all staff
  • Working with smart, intelligent people who you can learn something from everyday.
  • Free Friday lunches
  • Cycle to work scheme and child vouchers
  • Pension scheme
  • Health care

This role is paying up to £28k pa

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