Accounts Receivable - Full Time - Croydon

Blue Rocket Recruitment (Trading Body of Blue Squa
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a national service company are looking to recruit a full time Accounts Receivable employee to assist in their busy and expanding head office. The team culture is close knit, everyone working together and enjoying a lively atmosphere.

The successful candidate will have worked in a similar environment previously, preferably in the accounts department.

Duties of role include:

  • Record customer payments including cash, cheques and credit card transactions
  • Maintain and update receivables and keeping record of unpaid invoices
  • Maintains records including invoices, debits, and credits
  • Verifies validity of account discrepancies by obtaining and investigating information from all departments and customers
  • Resolves valid or authorised deductions, as well as invalid or unauthorised deductions by following procedures
  • Resolves collections by examining customer payment plans, payment history and credit line
  • Summarises receivables by maintaining invoice accounts and preparing reports
  • Protects organisation's value by keeping information confidential
  • General administrative duties

Person Specification:

  • Accounting skills
  • Data entry skills
  • Use of financial software
  • Analysing information
  • Possess good admin and numerical skills
  • Have a 'can do’ attitude, as the role has many varied tasks
  • Able to listen to and assist clients / colleagues
  • Team Player
  • Ability to use the internet and Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Manage documents and printing

Further Information:

Salary: £22,000 per annum

Working Hours: 09.00 - 17.30, Monday-Friday

Annual Leave: 20 days plus statutory

Parking: Free, on site

Progression: Large expanding company with opportunities arising (company culture is to promote from within)