Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
England, Hertfordshire, Watford
£24000 - £27000 per annum + Additional benefits
30 Nov 2018
28 Dec 2018
Daniel Dickman
Qualification Level
Part qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Our client, an award winning IT company based in Watford who are looking to add to their finance team with an experienced Assistant Accountant.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is looking to progress their career with a prestigious, well known business. The company will offer excellent progression opportunities for the chosen individual.


Sales Ledger:
  • Raising sales invoices processed through the CRM system into Sage 300. 
  • Raise recurring sales invoices and liaise with Order Management 
  • Raising manual invoices and credit notes. 
  • Manage credit note requests (once sales manager approved) 
  • Ensure postings are to correct general ledger code first time 
  • Filing Invoices through the paperless system 
  • Dealing with customer queries 
  • Sending out monthly customer statements. 
  • Managing customer terminations 
  • Ensuring no credit balances and ensuring all receipts are allocated

Credit Control: 
  • Chasing customers receipts - Sending reminders and chasing once invoices become due / sending 7day letters / Court Action 
  • Reporting to sales managers the outstanding and problem invoices on their accounts 
  • Maintaining Aged Debtors spreadsheet with up to date notes on invoices
  • Weekly cash flow report for receipts 
  • Banking cheques as received

Purchase Ledger: 
  • Inputting purchase invoices through Sage 300 either manually or against a purchase order 
  • Reconcile company credit cards 
  • Ensure clear narrative postings 
  • Ensure postings are to correct general ledger code first time 
  • Filing invoices through the paperless system 
  • Ensuring no debit balances 
  • Ensuring all payments are allocated to invoices correctly 
  • Reconciling statements 
  • Dealing with supplier queries


Our client are looking for an individual who is a team player with a hands on approach. It is essential that you have experience working in a fast paced environment in a similar role.

Salary & Benefits
  • £25,000 - £27,000
  • Full study support
  • Company bonus

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