Sales Ledger Assistant

Sales Ledger Assistant

  • Location

    Abingdon, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Credit Control

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  • Contact:

    James Adey

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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My client, a long-established, Global Scientific Research company in Abingdon are seeking a Sales Ledger Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis.

The role would suit a candidate who is studying AAT or CICM and looking to gain further experience in Accountancy within a Global organisation.

To be successful you will need to be a confident communicator, showing enthusiasm for learning new Finance systems and processes. Crucially you must be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of how a Sales Ledger function works.

In return you will receive a competitive salary as well as free parking, +25 days holiday, Private healthcare and dental cover, Long term sickness cover and life assurance. The working environment and culture is high-spirited, dynamic, busy and very sociable.

Duties Include:

  • Creating and maintaining customer accounts

  • Producing & sending Invoices/Statements

  • Posting daily cash receipts

  • Reconciling cash receipts to bank Accounts

  • Chasing outstanding debts from clients by phone and email

  • Preparation of data for monthly VAT reporting

  • Uploading Sales invoices onto various online portals for payment

The Candidate:

  • Excellent attention to detail, time management, and organisational skills

  • Outgoing, engaging personality and the ability to work with speed and accuracy

  • Enjoy working on own initiative and as part of a team to deliver results

  • Ability to remain calm under pressure

  • Ability to build strong relationships and partner with the business

  • Must be well organised and able to work to tight deadlines in multiple currencies

  • A drive and ambition for continuous personal improvement

  • Consistently delivering the highest levels of performance

  • Knowledge of Sage and good Excel ability is beneficial

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate looking to kick-start their career - with full systems training, a competitive salary package and brilliant development opportunities.

Please click to apply for this role or contact James Adey on 01189 559 534 for further information

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.