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Why you need a Sales Ledger Test

If you’re hiring for a Finance related position requiring knowledge of the accounts receivable process, then our Sales Ledger Test, is exactly what you need to identify and evidence candidate skills before you hire them. It’s fast, efficient and will give you confidence to make a smarter hiring decision.

Or do you want to re-train your existing employees or identify any skill gaps within the team? Develop them with the relevant credit-sales transaction recording skills they need to improve their day-to-day work.

Download the Sales Ledger Test FactFile for further information.

Overview of Test

The Sales Ledger assessment contains questions designed to assess a person’s knowledge and familiarity with the terminology and type of information they need to know regarding sales ledgers. All levels of this test contain questions relating to basic sales ledger transactions, control accounts, reconciliations and VAT in the form of sales ledger issues, problems and scenarios.

The test includes a variety of question styles including multiple choice, free hand response, true or false and ranking.

There are two levels available within the Sales Ledger test, which can be selected at point of assignment. Levels available include: Intermediate and Expert.  Those taking the Expert level of this test is expected to have a more advanced subject knowledge reflective of a supervisory position.

Recommended Applications:

Suitable for persons working in accounts departments of any business, who needs to show knowledge for keeping track of finances and chasing up outstanding debts.

Complementary Tests

As well as our Sales Ledger Test, there are several complementary tests that form the Accounting & Finance Skills Tests module:

Difficulty Levels Available:

Intermediate test level - level 2

In this test candidates are required to have a basic understanding of sales ledger transactions, control accounts, reconciliations and VAT.

Expert test level - level 3

In this test candidates are expected to have a more in-depth knowledge of the sales ledger, more complex reconciliations and VAT issues, building on the knowledge presented at the Intermediate Level. Those taking the Expert Level of this test is expected to have a more advanced subject knowledge reflective of a supervisory position.


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Sales Ledger Test FactFile


Key Skills Measured:
  • Accuracy
  • Capability
  • Finance Terminology
  • Knowledge
Test Detail:
  • 25 questions asked
  • 15 minutes to complete
  • 12 minutes average taken
  • Practice available
  • Randomised question delivery
Complementary Tests:

Sample Question

Which of the following is not a commonly used VAT rate?

() Exempt

() Normal-rated

() Standard-rated

() Zero-rated

Sales Ledger Test sample question
sample report- sales ledger test

Sample Sales Ledger Test report

Sample Sales Ledger Test report to get a feel for the type of analysis you can receive from a candidate taking this test.

Report clearly shows the candidate’s percentage score, as well as giving them a percentile score against others in your organisation and worldwide.

Require bespoke adjustments to these tests?

All assessments can be adjusted to meet your specific needs. Bespoke activities often include the addition of organisation specific questions relating to specific software, company policies and procedures as well as the removal of questions if required.

To find out more about our bespoke assessments, click here.

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