Sales Ledger Assistant



Salary / Pay

£16.27 – £16.27 per hour + 

Full Time

Type of Employment



Accounts Receivable/Sales Ledger Assistant, Plymouth, £31,393

Our client is a well-established, award winning electrical distribution network operator who are part of the larges electricity transmission and distribution businesses in the UK.  As a national business, they pride themselves on their first class reputation for network reliability and business efficiency, receiving the Government’s Charter Mark scheme accolade every year. You can be proud to join a company who work to ensure everyone can have  clean, affordable energy, well into the future.

Their Plymouth depot are seeking an Accounts Assistant, Accounts Receivable /Sales Ledger for their Accounts Receivable team. This is a temporary contract, intially for 4 months with the possibility of being extended and the opportunity to apply for permanent roles within the company. 

Benefits include an excellent hourly rate with up to two salary increments a year, holiday entitlement rising to 26 days +bank holidays after 12 weeks and free parking.

The team aim to deliver a professional service to both its internal and external Customers.

Duties of the Accounts Receivable Assistant/Sales Ledger are varied and include a wide range of activities, 

  • Production of invoices, credit notes, refunds for a range of activities such as new supply connections, alterations, upgrades etc.
  • Reconciliation and control of ledger entries and the applicability of VAT .
  • Communicating with the Business representatives and external Customers to resolve enquires and outstanding queries.
  • Bank Statement administration, reconciliation and control for payments received into Accounts Receivable and for the allocation, posting and processing of payments from Bacs, DD, Card and Cheque.

You must have previous experience working in a similar high volume environment, and have the diplomacy and communication skills to manage customer relationships, both in writing and verbally. You should have good interpersonal skills, be self-confident and also have the ability to work unsupervised in a team environment and be able to prioritise tasks to ensure that deadlines are achieved.

Knowledge of Accounts Receivable/Sales Ledger procedures and systems would be advantageous as would awareness of associated relevant HMRC or Statutory regulations. In addition, you should be computer literate and have experience of Microsoft Office.

Looking to hear from people with experience as Sales Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant

Please apply asap with a CV.