Accounts Technician

Recruiter
Capita
Location
Norwich
Posted
13 Feb 2018
Closes
21 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts Technician

If you're good with figures and have a passion for delivering outstanding results, we'd like to hear from you.

Competitive starting salary (depending on skills and experience) + excellent benefits package

About the role:

If you're looking for a career where no two days are the same and you're constantly learning new things, then this could be the opportunity you've been waiting for. Based within our Fiduciary department, you will be responsible for providing a professional accounting service in respect of business transacted on behalf of our client. Key duties will include; undertaking credit control activities, reconciliation and ledger management, raising payment requests and query management/resolution.

To succeed in this position, you will be highly numerate, enjoy working with figures and thrive on being able to resolve complex queries. An excellent communicator, you will also enjoy building and developing strong working relationships with clients and/or insurers, be comfortable working with MS Excel and adept at managing a busy and varied workload.

About Capita | Insurance Services

With over 17,000 employees spread across several business areas, our insurance sub-services division brings together a wealth of different skills and experience, providing a range of services to customers.

From our Norwich location, Capita provide outsourced services to a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. Our services include:

* Production of contract documentation and premium processing
* Settlement and management of claims
* Ledger management, reconciliations and credit control

What you will do:

* Contribute to the achievement of service level agreements, key performance indicators and business objectives.
* Undertake research and investigation to resolve issues and achieve the best possible outcome for the business and its clients, including the clearance of outstanding balances.
* Act upon payment conditions and deadlines as appropriate.
* Produce and deliver information and documentation in line with requirements.

Your experience will include:

* Minimum of 5 GCSE's at A-C grade or equivalent, including English and Maths.
* Previous accounts/credit control experience within a similar role.
* Strong numeracy skills, with previous experience of working with figures

* Proven track record in handling and resolving complex customer queries.
* Able to remain calm and resilient under pressure.
* Excellent prioritisation skills with the ability to deal with conflicting demands.
* High level of accuracy with impeccable attention to detail.
* Capable of working both autonomously and as part of a wider team.
* Good working knowledge of MS Excel.
* Previous insurance experience highly desirable although not essential.
* Educated to degree level or equivalent within a relevant subject e.g. Mathematics, Economics, Finance & Accounting (or similar), desirable but not essential.
* Experience of working with multi-currencies would also be extremely desirable, although not essential.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

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