Sales Ledger & Credit Controller

Job Category : HR, Admin & Finance
Job Title : Sales Ledger & Credit Controller
Duration : Permanent Full-time
Region : Staffordshire
Town : Newcastle-under-Lyme
Salary : £18k
Posted : 02/11/2016

Optima Plus are representing a growing retail & distribution business in the Newcastle under Lyme area with the recruitment of a permanent Sales Ledger & Credit Control clerk. This is a new position within the business and therefore a great opportunity to join a growing business.


This role will cover all aspects of the sales ledger, ensuring that cash is banked and posted to the sales ledger in a timely and accurate basis. Due to the nature of this role candidates are required to be self-motivated and experienced in all areas of sales ledger and credit control.


Duties and responsibilities will include but not limited to:

• Bank reconciliation and allocations.

• Post cash received by BACS and cheque on a daily basis to the sales ledger and allocate as required on accounts.

• Prepare bank deposits and take to the bank as and when required.

• Push through previous days invoicing through Interface using Sage 200.

• Process manual invoices onto the system.

• Proactively manage all outstanding invoices to resolve queries relating to cash received.

• Assist Financial Controller & Assistant Management Accountant with queries re cash as part of the month-end closing process.


Skills & Experience:

• The ability to work in a team as well as individually.

• Good attention to detail and accuracy.

• High level of skill in organising and prioritising.

• The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.

• Good IT skills, including Word and Excel.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


If you have any further questions please do contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves.


Job Ref : Sales Ledger & Credit Controller
Start Date : ASAP
Contact Details :


Optima Nursing & Care Service LTD
9 & 10 Ridge House,
Ridge House Drive,
Festival Park,

Office: +44 (0) 1782 409 333
Fax: +44 (0) 1782 631 991