Accounts Receivable Assistant

Dunstable, Bedfordshire
£16000 - £18000 per annum
27 Sep 2019
27 Oct 2019
Seehab Ahmed
Contract type
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 a national business and work with a range of well known and recognisable brand. They are a dynamic and forward thinking business that have strong growth and development plans in place. Ideally they are looking to bring on board driven and ambitious individuals on a Temp to Perm basis. Based in Dunstable, they are an easy commute for anyone located in Bedford, Milton Keynes, Luton or the surrounding area.


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


Desired experience and skill set for this Accounts Receivable Assistant role:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Desire to build a career in the financial sector and study (AAT or ACCA/CIMA)
  • Immediately Available or on a similarly short notice period
  • Capable of working using own initiative to anticipate and resolve invoicing issues
  • Accuracy and excellent attention to detail
  • Locally based to Dunstable 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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