Graduate Finance Assistant - Harrogate
Posted on Jul 18, 2019 by CV-Library
This is an exciting opportunity to join a well established, reputable business where you will be supported and will gain exposure to most aspects of transactional finance but initially the role will focus upon the sales ledger and credit control process.
This is a newly created role reporting into the Finance Manager who is looking to develop the successful candidate offering them development and excellent training and experience. This role requires excellent customer service skills and a methodical and process driven attitude.
Ideally the candidate will have had some exposure to working within a financial role however candidates with no practical experience will also be considered. Candidates should ideally have achieved a 2:1 or a first class degree and have strong academics. The company could also provide CIMA/ACCA support for the right person.
Key Responsibilities of the role will involve:-
-Processing sales credits, bank receipts and cheques
-Monitoring payments and allocating payments to the ledger
-Monitoring rates and any changes
-Speaking to customers over the telephone to ensure that any outstanding monies are collected and targets are met
-Creating new customer accounts in line with company procedures
-Dealing with any customer account issues and liaising with the sales team
-Monitoring new orders
-Managing credit limits and reporting back to Senior Management
-Assisting with credit reports
-Working alongside the purchase ledger clerk and assisting with invoice processing
-Assisting with the month end process and closing down the ledgers
The ideal candidate will:-
-Be an Accountancy or Finance Graduate
-Be looking to join a growing business that will allow you to progress whilst supporting your studies
-Have excellent IT skills, with strong Excel skills
-Have experience of working within a similar role
-Be able to work within a fast paced environment
-Be able to work as part of a team
-Have excellent communication skills
For more information please contact Gemma Watmough on (phone number removed).
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