Accounts Assistant, Permanent, Blackburn, £18,000 - £22,000

Accounts Assistant, Permanent, Blackburn, £18,000 – £22,000

| Job ID: CMRAA01 | £18000 - £22000 per annum


We are looking for an Accounts Assistant with experience across all aspects of accounts including credit control.

Our client seeks an experienced Accounts Assistant to join the finance team of a fast moving busy business. The Ideal candidate will hold proven experience across all aspects of accounts including credit control.

As an Accounts Assistant your role will include;

  • Credit Control and monitoring of overdue payments by use of a spread sheet
  • Regular customer contact by phone, fax and email
  • Ledger reconciliations and investigating misallocated cash and monies gone missing
  • Maintaining accurate and up to date customer details and account records
  • Anticipating developments, and identifying accounts that will require special attention
  • Handling disputed accounts and negotiating to bring payment into line with terms of business
  • Working with a minimum of supervision on collection of overdue accounts
  • Producing sales invoices from various sources
  • Dealing with customer queries on invoicing
  • Completing other projects as needed to support the accounting department

The ideal Accounts Assistant must;

  • Have proven experience working in an accounts role
  • Be knowledgeable of relevant accounting software, QuickBooks an advantage
  • Hold experience with Credit Control
  • Be willing to work full time hours
  • Be skilled in the use of Microsoft Excel
  • Have strong levels of numeracy and data entry skills
  • Possess excellent verbal communication skills
  • Be flexible, enthusiastic with a can do attitude

If you’re interested in this Accounts Assistant role based in Blackburn or working through Cummins Mellor Recruitment, please apply online today.

Due to consistently high volumes of applications, Cummins Mellor are unable to contact all applicants directly. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of application, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

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