Purchase Ledger Clerk

Accountancy Divisions
Wallington, Surrey
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My award-winning client is based within easy access of East Croydon Station and is looking for an immediately available Purchase ledger Clerk. This is an all-encompassing role with great career opportunities and benefits including 25 days annual holiday, private health after 3 months and a competitive pension’s scheme should the role become permanent. This organisation has a total commitment to its employees recognising the contribution of each individual including those that join the team on a contract or temporary basis. Because of continued expansion and growth the accounts department now requires further additions to its Purchase Ledger team. This role requires an immediately available candidate and will initially be for a 6 month period with a strong possibility of then converting to permanent role within the department.

As an experienced Purchase ledger clerk the key skills and attributes you MUST have include:

  • Reconciliation of Purchase Orders and Goods Received Notes using Computerised Systems

  • Obtain invoice authorisation prior to payment

  • Past experience of Purchase Ledger role processing high volumes of invoices for payment accurately and within deadlines

  • Resolve Invoice and Supplier account queries through liaison with site Teams

  • Calculating and recording of invoice receipts per business -unit

  • Provide cover and support for other Purchase Invoice Staff

  • Excel intermediate level would be desirable

  • Excellent communication skills with a steady career history as a purchase ledger specialist

  • Driven, delivery orientated team player

Experience working in a busy, robust team driven environment is preferred. You must possess excellent prioritisation and time management skills, coupled with a methodical approach. You must be a strong team player, with the ability to work on initiative when required. This role is for a specialist Purchase Ledger clerk who has at least 2 years solid experience within a sole charge role or busy Purchase Ledger environment.

Due to the large number of responses we receive, it is the policy of Accountancy Divisions only to consider candidates with relevant accountancy and finance experience who are eligible to live and work in the UK, and are able to attend a face-to-face interview at our offices within 5 working days."

HC/CR/5001679 Purchase Ledger Clerk

£20,000 -£25,000 Wallington