FTC Credit Control / Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Acorn Recruitment And Training
Location
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Client

Acorn recruiting on behalf of our client, a well-established manufacturing company based between Newport and Cardiff. They are looking for a dynamic Accounts Assistant / Credit Control Assistant to join their team on a Fixed Term Contract basis until October

Responsibilities:

* Chase outstanding debt via telephone and email.
* Sales Ledger - input and raising invoices, receipts, reconciliations and issuing monthly statements.
* Cash allocation and posting onto the system.
* Dealing with all account queries.
* Processing and collecting payments in conjunction with agreed payment terms.
* Maintain good customer relationships at all times.
* Dealing closely with other business departments on a regular basis.
* Assist with ad hoc duties as required to support other roles within the finance department.

The Candidate

* Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
* Strong administration skills.
* Numerate and literate.
* Ability to work on own initiative, calmly under pressure.
* Good IT and typing skills.
* Good organisation skills.
* Ability to prioritise work and work to deadlines
* Reliable and punctual.
* To be able to work to a high level of accuracy, with good attention to detail.
* Previous experience in a customer facing department.
* Reliable, trustworthy and honest by nature.
* Previous experience of sales ledger and Sage 200 system.
* Polite and professional telephone manner.
* Good working knowledge of MS Excel.
* A team player with a pleasant and affable personality.

Benefits

* Paying a basic salary of up to £19,000.
* Monday - Friday working hours (9 am - 5 pm, 35 hours a week).
* Free parking on site
* Excellent working environment.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.