Sales Ledger Administrator, Burton upon Trent

Posted By:Burton upon Trent Branch
Telephone:0121 500 5161

Job Summary

Reference: 062101645
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Burton upon Trent
Salary: 18000 - 20000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/17/2016

Job Description

I am currently recruiting on behalf of one of our prestigious Client's based in Burton on Trent. The role is for a Sales Ledger Administrator on a full time, permanent basis. This position would suit a recent graduate or school leaver who is keen to build a career in finance and accounting.

Reporting into the Finance Manager, you will work from our offices in Burton on Trent and key responsibilities will include:

Daily invoicing and cash posting

Preparing daily sales order and invoicing reports

Reconciliation of sales day book to aged debt report

Sending statements, invoices and copy PODs to customers

Proactively chasing aged debtors via telephone and email

Query management including the maintenance of accurate and up to date call and query logs for both cash chasing and query management

Liaising with the customer services and sales teams to maximise cash collection

Raising return to stock and price credits for customers

Building strong relationships with key customers

Providing lunchtime cover for the transport team checking PPE of delivery drivers arriving to collect goods and providing them with delivery notes

Providing cover for purchase ledger and any other ad hoc tasks as required by the Finance Manager


Enthusiastic attitude and willingness to be flexible and to take on and learn new tasks

Confident, assertive and polite individual capable of building good working relationships with staff in other departments

Punctuality, ability to meet deadlines and good time management skills.

Attention to detail.

A good level of IT skills, including Word and Excel.

Some previous accounts experience, particularly in respect of sales ledger or sage payroll would be advantageous but is not essential.

In return a competitive salary of 18,000 - 20,000 is offered, if this sounds like the perfect role for you, please contact Liam Connolly on 01283 512225 or email