Role details

Accounts Receivable Assistant

London   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • 6 months temp role
  • Battersea Park

About Our Client

Our retail client are looking for a bright graduate with a minimum of 12 months experience in a finance/accountancy role to join them in August 2016 for a 6 month role.

Job Description

You will be reporting into the accounting manager

This role is very varied and will cover:

  • Allocation of payments
  • Reconciliation of payments
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Administrative support
  • Processing standing orders
  • Processing direct debits
  • Issuing customer statements

The Successful Applicant

If you are a team player and looking for a new challenge this could be just the role for you.

We need to you have a minimum of 12 months experience for this role, and ideally you will have a relevant finance/accountancy degree, however we are also open to hearing from you if you have previous and recent accounts receivable experience.

Other qualities we are looking for are:

  • commitment to a 6 month contract
  • strong excel skills
  • able to travel to Battersea Park
  • Used Sage Line 50 or SAP would be advantageous

  • A pragmatic team player.

  • Good communications skills, including ability to deal with difficult situations.

  • Excellent investigatory skills with strong problem solving ability

  • The ideal candidate should be well disciplined and organised with a 'can do' attitude.

Experience / Achievements

  • 2 years experience in Sales ledger position.

  • Ability to work to deadlines

Skills / Knowledge

  • Knowledge of Accounting packages, such as CODA, SUN, JDE or similar

  • Intermediate level - Excel, Word.


  • We require suitable knowledge gained by on the job training, plus Maths and English GCSE or equivalents.

Quality Integrity Authority Service Constant Progress

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will start the role on a 6 month basis. Upon performance review and company requirements there may be an opportunity to work with the business longer term.

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