Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Derby, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £9 - £13 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ruby Webster

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Cherry Professional are currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant for unique business based in Alfreton on a temporary basis.

The ideal candidate will be immediately available and able to commit until mid January 2019.


Setting up new customer accounts and running associated background checks.

Credit control duties including posting cash received and chasing customer payments/ overdue debts.

Other credit control duties such as sending out copy invoices and helping to resolve invoice queries.

Being first contact point with the Sales Hub (and others) for accounts that are on hold and orders that are in suspense to establish if the orders can be released.

The checking and setting up of foreign payments as part of the monthly payment runs.
The checking and setting up of any ad-hoc payments.

Checking and setting up monthly payments that do not go through the purchase ledger such as HMRC VAT payments, Union payments, etc.

Providing cover for preparing the daily cash flow forecast.

Posting cashbook entries onto Syspro.

Other ad-hoc duties as required.

Ideal Person:

A minimum of two years' experience working within a finance function
Working knowledge of MS Excel
Strong attention to detail
Excellent organisational skills and have the ability to meet deadlines.