Freight Accounts Clerk

2 days left

Recruiter
Zoe
Location
Berkshire
Salary
23000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
27 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Oct 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant

A new position is available for this well established freight forwarder within their small, friendly accounts department. Candidates should have good accounts/purchase/sales ledger background and the ability to work with exchange rates and credit control.

The Candidate should have and be;

Excellent attention to detail

Highly organised

Good accounts department knowledge of both purchase and sales ledgers

Freight accounting background preferred

Pegasus Opera accounting package knowledge useful

FCL freight accounting knowledge useful

Have a full UK driving license and own car

Checkable 5 year history check

The role

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Dealing with foreign customer/supplier requests and queries
  • Processing within Freight system of purchase ledger supplier invoices and filing
  • Processing and reconciliation of Duty and VAT Deferment and FAS accounts
  • Credit control of Foreign Sales ledger debtors
  • Allocating payments/receipts on both purchase and sales ledgers
  • Making the decision to agree Contras where appropriate
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Dealing with foreign customer/supplier requests
  • Producing suggested payment runs for UK GBP and Overseas
  • Other adhoc office duties including incoming/out going post shared amongst team

Small friendly team

Depending on ability / background knowledge GBP23000+

20 days holiday increasing to 25 days over time

Free parking

Private Medical cover after 1 year

Pension scheme

Mon-Fri 9am - 5.30pm