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Sales Ledger Clerk: Aerfin

Manor Royal Business District
Crawley, West Sussex
£23,000 pa - £26,000 (DoE)
Closing date
6 Feb 2023

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Title:   Sales Ledger Clerk

Department: Finance

Reports to: Credit Controller

Position:  Full Time

Term: Permanent

Location:  Crawley


About AerFin:

Aerfin is a place where great people with a passion for aviation deliver their best work.

AerFin specialises in aircraft end of life solutions, supporting our airline and MRO customer base with quality used material to reduce maintenance costs whilst maintaining the quality and integrity of the aircraft you see flying today. Our portfolio of services range from Power-By-Hour packages for airlines, 24/7 AOG support from  our London, US and Singapore based distribution centres, engine leasing, innovative material supply programs for MROs including our Beyond.Fleet.Services™  programme.

Over the past 5 years AerFin has experienced significant growth, achieving UK’s fastest growing company in 2017 and Europe’s fastest growing Aerospace & Defence company in 2018. With the Appointment of New investors in 2019 and a new CEO in Jan 2022 the business is now poised for an exciting phase of growth in its next chapter.



Working within a small team reporting to the Credit Controller, the Sales Ledger Clerk will ensure the smooth operation of all finance matters through inputting sales invoices and ensuring prompt payment from customers. 

Although primarily office based, occasional travel may be required and accordingly the role requires good communication skills and ability to maintain key relationships, have a current valid passport and driving licence.


Salary expectations:  £23,000 pa - £26,000 (DoE)


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

Finance Duties:

  • Responsible for opening new customer accounts
  • Posting invoices
  • Reconciliations of sales ledger accounts
  • Prepare and send customer statements
  • Reconciling the bank
  • Credit control assistance
  • Processing online credit card payments
  • Chasing overdue invoices

General Office Administration Duties:

  • General Filing
  • Admin supplier management
  • Any other duties as directed by the Credit Controller, as appropriate to level of experience


Education and/or Experience:

Knowledge of Double-Entry bookkeeping

Relevant existing accounting experience at the Sales Ledger Clerk / Bookkeeping level, or studying for professional qualification, such as AAT or equivalent


Person Specification:


Bright, enthusiastic self-starter with a hands-on can-do approach
Adaptable and able to grow within a fast moving environment.
Proficient in MS Excel.
Willing to work in Crawley area

Personal Qualities:

Good communication skills and attention to detail.

Ability to work using own initiative.

Able to work within a small team of highly motivated individuals in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment.


Manor Royal Business District is the biggest business park of the Gatwick Diamond area and one of the south east's premier mixed activity employment hubs.

Enviable location and connections

Situated at the heart of the Gatwick Diamond on the Sussex and Surrey county borders, just two miles from London Gatwick Airport, a major motorway junction (M23 Junctoion 10) and two mainline railway stations (Gatwick Airport and Three Bridges), Manor Royal is a popular choice for a diverse range of occupiers including a host of blue chip global brands.

Manor Royal in numbers

  • One of the biggest business parks in the South East.
  • Covers an area of 539 acres – that’s over 300 football pitches.
  • 700 properties
  • 500 businesses
  • 30,000 people

Manor Royal more than a number

Since the formation of the Manor Royal Business Group (MRBG), an association of Manor Royal based business and firms, being on Manor Royal means being part of something. You’re never just a number.

Manor Royal makes sense

Scale, diversity, location and great connectivity with a property offer to match means Manor Royal based firms are never far away from their suppliers, customers and a talented workforce.

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Manor Royal Business District
7 Magellan Terrace (Ground Floor)
Gatwick Road
West Sussex
RH10 9PJ
United Kingdom

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