Accounts Receivable Assistant

  • £26000 - £30000 per annum
  • Southampton
  • Posted: 23/05/2023
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: 387147259

Job Details

Accounts Receivable Assistant (6 mth-Fixed Term Contract) £26-£30K per annum + Excellent Benefits 
Sheridan Maine are working with a well-established logistics company based in Southampton, an impressive firm with a global footprint and presence in 25+ countries worldwide. This is a great chance to join a company who have experienced an exceptional rate of growth and is recognised within the industry for its success.

This an exciting opportunity for a capable Accounts Receivable Assistant to join on a 6-month FTC basis, working 37.5 hours per week. You will be joining a talented team of finance professionals and reporting directly to the Head of Finance, focusing on supporting the Accounts Receivable team. 

Are you looking for a FTC contract within a highly skilled and welcoming team?

If yes, then this could be the perfect role for you!
Responsibilities of the Accounts Receivable Assistant will include, but are not limited to:

  • Raising new accounts, Direct Debits & BACS
  • Raising invoices and credit notes
  • Checking invoices and sending to customers
  • Assisting with the running of direct debit payments
  • Maintain relevant Excel spreadsheets for control purposes
  • Assist in dealing with queries from DPWS/CNS customers where needed
  • Support the current Account Clerks in times of absence
Required Experience:
  • Demonstratable experience working within Accounts Receivable
  • Knowledge of accounts procedures
  • Experience using BACS, Oracle and/or Maximo would be desirable
  • AAT preferred
  • Experience of working in a similar fast-paced varied role
  • Accuracy and attention to details
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Excellent computer skills, including Excel and Word
  • Excellent organisational skills. Attention to detail & meticulous
  • Good at working within a team, but also using one’s initiative
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full-time without restriction.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

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