Salary:

£24000 - 28000 / annum

Location:

Dunstable

Date posted:

26th June 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

06120-0011050102

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are working exclusively with a business based in Dunstable to recruit a Accounts Assistant! The role is perfect for an experienced credit controller ready to take on a new challenge.

Job Purpose

With the continuing growth of the business we are looking for a colleague to join a hardworking team where you can make a real difference. The key purpose of the role is to support the Commercial and Finance teams with administering invoices, coordinating commercial debt collection and managing commercial data in various systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reconcile and raise invoice requests to an external AR function for rebates and lump sum commercial funding and maintain an appropriate filing system
  • Liaise with an external first stage credit control function to ensure that all outstanding commercial invoices are chased promptly to minimise overdue debt
  • Work closely with the Commercial Finance and Commercial teams to ensure prompt resolution of all invoice queries notified to Finance and be the point of contact for aged debt internally
  • Contact internal and external customers via telephone and email regarding overdue debt where necessary
  • Provide the wider business with debtor reporting and updates
  • Maintain and manage data in our ERP and Finance systems
  • Assist with adhoc requests for the Commercial Finance team

Requirements

  • Highly organised and able to prioritise tasks
  • You must have strong attention to detail and be able to deliver under pressure
  • Previous experience within a Credit Control environment is helpful
  • You should be self motivated & proactive in tackling new challenges and business problems
  • Confident communication skills to provide a good service as part of the team
  • Every member of the team has a contribution to the performance of the business so you need to get up to speed fast

Additional qualifications

  • Strong Excel preferred
  • Previous experience with Oracle Financial preferred

Benefits

  • £24,000 - £28,000
  • Bonus Scheme
  • 25 days + BH Holiday entitlement
  • Pension Scheme

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



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