Accounts Receivable Assistant

  • Company: Fashion Group UK
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: FADIV00111
  • Date of publication: 2018.02.15


-       Ensure that the sales of the businesses are accurately & efficiently recorded in the company ledger

-       Ensure that intercompany recharge costs are effected in an accurate and timely manner

-       Receivable accounts are managed in a tidy fashion and credit terms are adhered to

-       Smooth communication & interaction with all internal & external accounts receivable parties (Stores, department stores, banks, credit card companies, other accounting teams)

-       Prepare and communicate accurate monthly statements with complete & evidenced costs to customers

-       Manage the reconciliation of department store debtors

-       Correctly allocate retail store credit card receipts against sales, deposits and credit notes

-       Prepare age debtor reports

-       Assisting with preparation of year-end accounts

-       Assist in other tasks and areas of the team's work as the need and opportunity arises


-       Previous experience of SAP would be beneficial, with excellent understanding of Excel up to Pivot table standard

-       Good communication, autonomous, Commercial awareness, pro-active, able to work with frequent and tight deadlines, committed to quality

-       Knowledge of French is a benefit

-       Good AR reconciliation skills

-       Excellent communication skills, in person and in writing

-       Strong team player

-       Very good attention to detail

-       Ability to deal with high volume workloads, while ensuring that detail and accuracy is maintained

-       Conscientious, with commitment and initiative to follow through and resolve difficult issues and problems quickly and accurately

-       Ability to work with minimal supervision in a dynamic office environment

-       Experience within a well-run accounting office

-       Able to deal with multi currencies

-       Knowledge of basic accounting and cost allocation principles, accounting procedures and processes


Fashion & Leather Goods

Houses with a unique heritage and young emerging brands make up this exceptional division. Each of their creations becomes an object of desire, imbued with timelessness.

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