Accounts Receivable Officer

Posted 08 November 2023
Salary £27000
LocationNorth West
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance Recruitment
Contact NameLowri James

Job description

We are currently partnering with one of the UK’s leading housing associations and developers, who are recruiting for an Accounts Receivable Officer to join their growing team on a 12 month FTC.

This will be a full-time (35 hours) position, with hybrid working (3/4 days home working per week) and a salary of £27,000.

Our client is proud to be s charitable housing association, committed to reinvesting their profits into new and existing homes and creating successful and thriving communities.

The ideal candidate will have a background managing an Accounts Receivables function within Social Housing.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Raising all accounts receivable invoices for the group

  • Managing and resolving all incoming queries

  • Generating monthly direct debit reports and reconciling customer accounts

  • Setting up new customer accounts and ensuring all necessary information is recorded

  • Collection of AR direct debits by generating report at month-end

  • Attending regular meetings with colleagues from other departments to reconcile and raise customer invoices

Experience required:

  • Previous experience within the Accounts Receivable function (minimum 2 years)

  • Experience with Open Accounts is preferred but not essential

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a high level of accuracy

  • Must be detail conscious, accurate and diligent.

  • Organisation & planning skills: Must be organised to deal with workload and meet deadlines

Rewards and benefits:

  • Up to 31 days annual leave + bank holidays

  • Annual bonus subject to performance

  • Generous pension scheme - 5.5% and 12.5%

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Non-contributory life assurance

Working hours:

  • 35 hours per week

  • Monday – Friday, flexible hours with core hours of 10am – 4pm

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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