Purchase Ledger Clerk

Purchase Ledger Clerk

  • Location

    Tamworth, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are supporting an Logistics firm in Tamworth with their need to recruit a Purchase Ledger Clerk on a permanent basis, reporting directly into the site Finance Manager. The successful Purchase Ledger Clerk can expect a salary between £21,000 - £23,000 depending on experience.

You will be required to work in a busy small finance team, working alongside another Purchase Ledger Clerk, providing day to day support to the Finance Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to gain a variety of experience in all areas of accounts in a growing business.

Purchase Ledger Clerk responsibilities

  • Maintaining Purchase Ledger - processing circa 2000 invoices per month
  • Raising and matching purchase orders to invoices, reconciling supplier statements, supplier queries, processing payments, and maintaining accurate supplier information on the ledger
  • Be the first point of contact for regional teams and branches
  • Ensuring all stock invoices are correctly booked in, chasing for supplier for credit requests
  • Assist the Finance Manager in the timely and accurate preparation of supplier payments whether by BACS, foreign payment transfer or manual charges

Experience required:

  • Experience of working in a similar, varied role in a busy accounts department
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to work accurately
  • Good organisation skills, able to manage a busy, varied workload and meet tight deadlines
  • Good IT skills - intermediate excel skills including V Look ups and pivot tables

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