Accounts Receivable Assistant

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Bedford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1210709009
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The opportunity to join as an Accounts Receivable Assistant in a role offering great flexibility and gain exposure in a varied role. This role will involve training however does need someone with a good grounding with the ability to assist across varying sectors of the company.

Client Details

My client is a reputable company that is well established within the local Building and Construction market. They are focussed primarily within the Oxfordshire - Cambridge arc and a re a growing business. They are a dynamic and forward thinking business that have strong growth and development plans in place. Based in Bedford, they is an easy commute for anyone located in Bedford, Milton Keynes, Luton or the surrounding area.

Description

Accounts Receivable Assistant duties and responsibilities:
  • Preparing financial documents such as invoices, bills, and accounts receivable
  • Completing supplier and bank reconciliations
  • Processing journals
  • Completing financial reports on a regular basis and providing information to the finance team
  • Managing company ledgers
  • Assisting with VAT returns
  • Assisting Credit Control procedures
  • Processing expenses
  • Resolving queries as required
  • Assisting the AR Manager on an ad-hoc basis


Profile

Desired experience and skill set for this Accounts Receivable Assistant role:
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Part Qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) or AAT Qualified
  • Capable of working using own initiative to anticipate and resolve invoicing issues
  • Accuracy and excellent attention to detail
  • Locally based to Bedford with your own transport
  • Strong Excel skills to include pivot tables and VLookups
  • Flexible team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a busy environment to strict deadlines

Job Offer

The opportunity to join a prominent organisation within the Building and Construction industry that is financially strong and looking to invest in talent to develop. Alongside the competitive salary for the role there are a number of benefits that are on offer for members of the Finance Team.

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