Purchase Ledger Clerk

9.23 - 11.28 GBP Hourly + GBP9.23 - GBP11.28/hour
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk

We have an excellent opportunity for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join a market leading business within transportation and logistics. Our client has seen growth of 30% year on year for the past 5 years and has a presence in over 30 countries globally.

Job Description:

As the Purchase Ledger Clerk, you will take responsibility for supplier statement reconciliation and the processing of a high volume of invoices. Based in their office, you will be working as part of a finance team; therefore, experience of working in a fast-paced dedicated finance department is essential. You will be responsible for the maintenance of the purchase ledger from start to finish.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Matching and batching of high volume invoices and reconciling supplier accounts
* Resolving queries and raising credit notes for suppliers
* Identifying and resolving invoices queries
* Liaising with departments and suppliers regarding queries
* Processing payment runs
* Preparing reports for month end
* Filing invoices and statements

Candidate Requirements:

* Proven experience within a hands-on finance department, with the ability to match and batch high volume invoices and reconcile supplier accounts
* Have a strong background in Purchase Ledger
* Can be able to come into the team and hit the ground running straight away
* Be organised and pick up new systems and processes quickly
* Needs to be accurate and pro-active
* Strong personality
* Excellent attention to detail
* Have excellent IT skills with experience of SAP & Oracle which is essential.

For the right candidate, this role could possibly lead to a permanent position.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am-5.00pm

Salary: GBP9.23 - GBP11.28 per hour

Brampton Recruitment are an independent Accounts and Finance recruitment agency working in partnership with employers spanning Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the Greater Manchester region