Sales Ledger Accounts Assistant Job | HT13971 - Howett Thorpe

Sales Ledger Accounts Assistant
Biggin Hill, Kent

Salary: £30,000 - £34,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13971
Added on Jul 25, 2017

About The Role

This role is covering the Sales Ledger work for a fixed term contract spanning over 14 months, within this role you will be responsible for:

  • Processing the Sales Ledger, producing purchase orders and liaising with suppliers and customers
  • Production of invoices and credit notes
  • Processing of invoices, credit notes, adjustments and allocations
  • Credit Control – including working with customer Finance departments to enhance relationships
  • Reporting and analysis on the receivables
  • Plus additional ad-hoc responsibilities

About Our Client

This role is working within an International business within the Media, Sports and Entertainment sector.

About You

To apply for this role you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Be able to commit to the entire contract from September 2017 to December 2018
  • Experience of working within a busy Sales Ledger environment
  • Exposure to the Credit Control process
  • Experience of using Sage Line 200
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to build relationships
  • You must be a car driver

Things you should know

This is a fixed term contract covering maternity leave, the contract will start in September 2017 and end in December 2018.

Commutable from: Bromley, Caterham, Crawley, Croydon, Dorking, East Grinstead, Epsom, Gatwick, Horley, Leatherhead, London, Purley, Redhill, Reigate, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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