Accounts Assistant / Credit Controller

  • Location

    Devizes, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £22000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Buscombe

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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The role of Credit Controller/Accounts Assistant will be to assist in a varied amount of duties within the accounts team. Your key responsibilities will include: actively chasing debts by a variety of means, resolving any resulting queries, and reviewing the weekly Aged Debtor report. You will be expected to adhere to an agreed credit control cycle, prepare and dispatch centralised bills and disbursements, input payments and allocate funds as well as the processing and posting daily banking transactions.


The Credit Controller/Accounts Assistant will have previous experience within these areas of Finance, they will be used to meeting tight deadlines and will have strong IT/Microsoft Excel skills, you will have previously dealt with managing reports and ensuring payments from clients are paid within reasonable timescales.

Core responsibilities:

  • Credit Control
  • Invoice processing
  • Fleet Management
  • Completing Reconciliations
  • Producing Reports, for analysis with the Accountant
  • Dealing with a variety of Account Queries
  • Supporting the Accounts Assistants, with purchase ledger and payroll
  • Other ad-hoc duties within the department

General Skills:

  • Inputs data accurately with good attention to detail
  • Consistently follows internal procedures
  • Takes full ownership of work
  • Shows initiative and is self-motivated
  • Can work calmly under pressure and to deadlines
  • Organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good computer skills
  • Accounting knowledge
  • Confidential and trustworthy
  • Works well as part of a team