Financial Assistant Role Cork

Accounts Receivable Specialist

  • Posted May 20, 2021
  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • VAC-18863

LSC are looking for an Accounts Receivable Specialist to join our Finance team based in our Kinsale office!

What do we do?
LSC are a specialist resource management company dedicated to the Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Med Device sectors.
Established in 2003 in Kinsale, LSC provide world class engineering and pharmaceutical consultants to business-critical Life Science projects across Ireland and Europe.
Partners to 9 of the top 10 pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, LSC are consistently ranked as a leading supplier of professional resources within the sector.

We are currently expanding our internal team and have a great opportunity for a someone with accounts experience to progress their career in this booming industry. This a brand-new role in LSC and offers a great opportunity for future career progression.

What will you do?

The general responsibilities of the role are as follows:
o Create and issue sales invoices at month end in accordance with specified client procedures
o Actively manage the aged debtors' ledger to ensure all invoices are paid to terms. Follow up with clients in relation to overdue items.
o Process client remittances received daily and send queries to clients were issues arise.
o Set up client accounts and manage their POs on an ongoing basis
o Preparing monthly bank reconciliation on receivable accounts.
o Preparation of month end prepayments
o Resolving any client queries in an efficient and professional manner
o Preparation of client reporting on a monthly & quarterly basis
o Assisting with auditor queries
o Supporting the financial controller in general accounts related work as needed

The ideal person for this role will have:
o Minimum 3 years' experience in a busy fast paced accounts environment
o Excellent interpersonal skills as well as excellent communication skills both written & verbal
o Ability to operate as part of a team is critical & also ability to self-manage and work independently
o Customer focus & innovative
o Process-oriented with excellent attention to detail
o Adaptable and with the ability to spot areas of improvement
o Deadline orientated
o Results and performance driven

o Third level in business/finance, accounting technician or part qualified accounting qualification desirable
o Strong IT skills and strong MS Excel skills
o Experience in Sage 50 and Sage payroll would be an advantage
o Familiarity with Database use and reporting would be beneficial

If you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you!

Apply via this advert or contact Eimear Kelly at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have anymore questions about this Accounts Receivable Specialist opportunity!

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The benefits of contracting with LSC

  • Partners to the world’s top Life Science companies we offer you the best contract opportunities in the industry
  • 95% of LSC contracts are renewed letting you choose contracting as a long term career option
  • LSC’s Consultant Success Programme focuses on skills development & on-site support to help you achieve your career goals!

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