Position: Accounts Receivable Administrator
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 541991_1659034809
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 28/07/2022
Expiry Date: 25/08/2022
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

About the Role

Base Location: Belfast (plus given the flexible working options we have available, we will welcome applications from across Northern Ireland)

Salary: from £21,000 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

What is the Role?

At SSE Airtricity our customers and our employees are our priority and were currently recruiting for an Accounts Receivable Administrator in our gas business to join our growing team. Our core hours are 08:30 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday and Friday 08:30 - 16:30. We do not require evening or weekend work.

Working in our Accounts Receivable team, in this role you will:

- Ensure all cash received into the business, including Pay As You Go transactions, Direct Debits, card payments, cheques & cash are processed accurately on a daily basis and within agreed timescales

- Work to resolve colleagues and customers queries in a timely and professional manner to prevent issues arising or complaints being received

- Process customer refunds via cheque, BACS and voucher within compliance related timescales

- Support the setup, amendment and cancellation of Direct Debits within BACS regulation guidelines

- Support the entire AR function in processing all transactions, including completing various weekly and monthly account reconciliations, actioning reports and providing excellent customer service

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Experience working in similar customer accounts or financial environment using MS Office suite and strong excel skills

- Strong numerical skills with good attention to detail; can provide accurate work

- Experience of being an effective team player with good communication skills

- A hands-on flexible approach with the ability to multitask, prioritise your workload and work on your own initiative

- A willingness to resolve issues and ability to interact with colleagues and customers well to help resolve customer enquiries as quickly as possible

About our Business

SSE is a multinational energy company listed on the FTSE 100, with a vision "to be a leading energy company in a net zero world". Were investing in £24bn+ by the end of the decade to help deliver our Net Zero Acceleration Programme.

Part of SSE Plc, Energy Customer Solutions is the Customer facing division - providing energy and low carbon solutions to over 1.3million customers. We have a strong market position with great customer relationships and expert customer teams working in Belfast, Cardiff, Dublin, Perth, and Reading. ​​Energy Customer Solutions is made up of 2 external brands; we operate under the brands SSE Airtricity (Ireland) & SSE Energy Solutions (GB).

SSE Airtricity is Ireland's second largest and fastest growing energy provider, supplying around 800,000 domestic and commercial gas, electricity and home energy services customers in the Republic and Northern Ireland. Around 40% of the electricity SSE Airtricity supplies to its customers on an island basis is generated from renewable sources - the greenest energy supply of any provider on the island and over three times the average on an all-island basis.

We have ambitious targets to help our customers on their journey to Net Zero by increasing the accessibility of green energy solutions through the provision of customer-driven propositions and were a partner to customers and stakeholders as they seek ways to respond to the climate crisis.

Help us power change.

Whats in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Andy on 01738 340826.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.