Sales Ledger Clerk

Location Trafford Park
Discipline: Finance, Commercial
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + + Hybrid + Benefits
Contact name: Matthew Ager

Job ref: 11307
Published: 26 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

SALES LEDGER CLERK / CREDIT CONTROLLER

TRAFFORD PARK, MANCHESTER

HYBRID AFTER 6 MONTHS (1 to 2 DAYS FROM HOME)

Up to £30,000 + BENEFITS // Will consider Full or Part Time

THE COMPANY:

We're proud to be exclusively recruiting on behalf of a highly successful and forward-thinking company that is looking to recruit a Sales Ledger Clerk / Credit Controller to join the team.

As a Sales Ledger Clerk, you'll be reporting to Division Manager and be responsible for a mix of Credit Control, Invoicing / Billing, Queries and Reconciliation, Credit Check and Credit Accounts.

This is a great opportunity for a driven individual who is undertaking AAT Level 2 or 3, and has 2 years + experience in a broader finance role. Exceptional candidates who haven't undertaken AAT Qualifications will be considered.

THE SALES LEDGER CLERK / CREDIT CONTROLLER ROLE:

  • Working closely with the Divisional Manager, you'll be maintaining and updating changes in the contract management system.
  • Producing invoices for sales orders and sending to clients
  • Monitoring the billing system and process, to reduce errors and exceptions.
  • Proactively chasing customer debts via telephone and email
  • Follow up on customer queries on invoices.
  • Assessment of creditworthiness of potential and existing customers including determining credit limits and payment terms.
  • Responsible for meeting targets in monthly receivables and keeping bad debt to a minimum.
  • Producing updates on overdue/disputed accounts.
  • Disputes review every week with escalation to the divisional manager.
  • Prepare ad hoc overviews on customer billing.
  • Ensure proper filing of customer communication & correspondence for audit purposes.
  • Dealing with accounts that have gone into liquidation including liaising with administrators.

THE PERSON:

  • Must have experience within a Sales Ledger, Billing Clerk or Credit Controller role, or similar.
  • Ideally with an AAT Level 2 or AAT Level 3, however, exceptional candidates without will be considered.
  • Experience of Credit Control and Sales Ledger / Billing is essential.
  • Confident around systems, strong communication skills and a 'can do' attitude is essential.
  • Competent with MS Excel with the ability to do Pivot Tables

TO APPLY:

Please send your CV for the Sales Ledger Clerk / Credit Controller position via the advert for immediate consideration.

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