Senior Finance Assistant / Credit Controller

Recruiter
Fountasia International
Location
Kent
Posted
20 Mar 2019
Closes
28 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Finance Assistant / Credit Controller
We are looking for an experienced Snr Finance Assistant / Credit Controller to come and join our small but busy team in East Peckham near Tonbridge in KENT.
Reporting to the Finance Manager, the main duties of the position will be to complete credit control duties, multi-currency bank reconciliations and updating our in-house system for the Sales and Purchase Ledgers and supporting the department where necessary to maintain our normal high standards.
Responsibilities:
* Daily Bank Reconciliation of multi-currency accounts
* Post, allocate and reconcile monies received in multi-currency accounts on in-house system
* Credit Control duties including sending out monthly Statement of Accounts to customers, reminders and final demand letters to reduce the number of overdue debtors and debtor days
* Ensure purchase invoices are correctly coded and processed onto the in-house system.
* Setting up of weekly payments.
* Track purchase invoices and obtain necessary authorisation from relevant department before setting up payment on bank account
* Dealing with customer queries in a timely manner
* Banking when required
* Assisting the Finance Manager and Finance Controller as and when required with other ad hoc accounting duties.
* Filing
Skills and Experience:
* Excellent Excel skills
* Working knowledge of Accounts software packages
* Bank reconciliation and cashbook
* Sales and purchase ledger reconciliations
* Good knowledge of Credit control procedures
* Excellent customer service skills with a confident and positive attitude
* Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
* Good organisational and planning skills
* Ability to work to tight deadlines and work well under pressure
* A hands-on approach and a keen attention to detail
* Professional manner
* Good work ethic
Preferable Experience:
* Foreign currency
The hours of work are 35 per week, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Salary: £24-28,000 pa dependant on experience
Must have own transport due to rural location
If you think you are the person we are looking for, please send your CV.
No agencies please
Please note: Only successful candidates will be notified

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