Accounts Assistant

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £11 / p/h
  • Job type:
    Temporary
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    60456

Temporary Contract – 6 months

Key Responsibilities:

– To manage and maintain credit control for Professional Risks; to reduce the aged debt in this line of business through thorough and regular contact, and client relationship management.
– Prioritise large debt, including proactive resolution of complex queries.
– Minimise unallocated cash for Professional Risks, and share findings with management on a regular basis.
– Monthly management information reporting, for Professional Risks aged debt and unallocated cash.
– Assist with outbound payments, including commission, claims and refunds.
– Provide support to the team, wider business and external clients with general Professional Risk queries.
– Ad hoc duties as required by management, including providing support when colleagues are on annual leave / sickness, and assisting in other credit control tasks for other lines of business within the Leicester finance remit.

Skills and Experience Specification:

– Accounting technical knowledge
– Track record of credit and aged debt reduction
– High level of attention to detail
– Experience of cash allocation and proactively minimising unallocated cash
– Positive, can-do attitude
– Problem solving ability
– Good communication skills
– Excellent organisational skills

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.