Sales Ledger Assistant

  • Location:

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Courtney Bald

  • Contact email:

    Courtney.Bald@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/510961

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-23

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Sales Ledger Assistant

Job Purpose
To ensure inbound payments via various methods are accurately processed and reconciled within strict controls and deadlines. Working within a team to provide a quality financial service for our Client.


Key Responsibilities
- To ensure all incoming Customer receipts are accurately and efficiently processed, allocated and reconciled in the Client system.
- Processing unpaid items
- To ensure unidentified & unallocated receipts are processed, investigated and resolved as per Client policy
- Ledger entry and reconciliations
- Resolving queries from customers, sites and internal teams
- Assisting with internal and external audits
- To update departmental policies and procedures where relevant
- To carry out any other adhoc duties as requested by line management


Knowledge & Experience
- Accounting knowledge required
- Experience in one/or more of the following: Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger, payment processing/allocation
- SAP experience desirable
- Bank reconciliation experience desirable
- Experience in problem solving and query management
- Being self-motivated to work in a busy, fast paced environment
- Computer literate with intermediate/advanced Microsoft Excel skills i.e VLookups, pivot tables, formulas

Personal Attributes
- Good numerical ability
- Able to work under pressure with a drive to meet daily deadlines
- Self motivated, flexible, proactive and hard working with a positive attitude
- Exceptionally high standards with meticulous attention to detail. Accuracy is a must
- Excellent communicator with the ability to build effective confident working relationships

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