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Finance Assistant (Sales Ledger)

Southampton, Staffordshire, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 11days ago


A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Finance Assistant with particular Sales Ledger / Accounts Receivable experience to work for a leading manufacturing business. This is a permanent opportunity working in a small team of 3. You will currently be working mainly from home on reduced hours, however the role will be full time and office-based once things return to normal.

Job Description:

Duties for the Finance Assistant are as follows:-

Raising sales ledger invoices and posting sales ledger receipts
Ensure credit control collection in line with payment policy
Maintenance of customer information on sales ledger
Monitor delivery note reports to enable efficient timing on invoice production
Upload data requirements for invoice discounting facility
Production and distribution of monthly customer statements
Prepare appropriate journals for month end close
Contribute to achieve month end close
Conduct 6 month/annual credit checks on customer database
Assist with 6 monthly invoice discounting audit procedure
Assist with annual statutory audit procedure
Assist with answering telephones in a timely manner For the Finance Assistant, it would be good to see candidates with:

Previous experience within a sales ledger / accounts receivable position
You will ideally be part or fully AAT qualified although qualified by experience will also be considered
Advanced Excel skills would be advantageous including VLookups and Pivot Tables
Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and customers at all levels
Understand and continually contribute to the development of your working practices.This role would suit people who also have the following experience: Accounts Receivable, Sales Ledger, Credit Control, Accounts Assistant, Finance Assistant, Accounts Clerk, Finance Clerk, Accounts Administrator, Finance Administrator.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

Salary: Competitive

Brampton Recruitment are an independent Commercial and Accounts & Finance recruitment agency working in partnership with employers spanning Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the Greater Manchester region

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Southampton, Staffordshire, United Kingdom