Sales Ledger Assistant

  • Location:

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Courtney Bald

  • Contact email:

    Courtney.Bald@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/510961

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Search Consultancy is working on an exciting opportunity for a Sales Ledger Assistant to join a dynamic corporate credit service organisation.

This opportunity affords a sales ledger clerk to work closely with the Finance Operations Manager

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

To find out more about this role apply via the Link and a Consultant will be in touch.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.