Purchase Ledger Supervisor

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
Walsall
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Purchase Ledger Supervisor - 6 month contract, immediate start. £28-32k pro rata, Walsall

Gleeson Recruitment Group is currently recruiting for a market leading business to appoint a Purchase Ledger Supervisor to the team, initially on a temporary basis.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a rapidly growing organisation that is undergoing a period of very positive change.

The Role

As Purchase Ledger Supervisor, your focus will be to lead the performance of the Purchase Ledger function for the business, with a view to achieving greater efficiencies and better use of automation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leading the team in the day to day PL function in line with specific performance delivery measures and SLAs
  • Overseeing and development of current process and striving for continuous process improvement
  • Ensuring the team are trained in all aspects and understand the importance of a strong customer service approach, focusing on efficiency and delivery of a first-class PL function
  • supporting the team in the more 'hands on' tasks, including invoice processing, matching, coding, and any associated query resolution
  • Managing all related budgets and projects within purchase ledger
  • Creating and maintaining strong cross-functional working partnerships with the wider business

This is a 6 month contract role requiring an immediate start.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate would have the following:

  • Extensive experience and a proven track record in a similar role as PL/AP Supervisor
  • Strong understanding of end-to-end purchase ledger and related functions and processes
  • Demonstrable experience of driving process efficiencies and complex problem solving
  • Personable and customer-focused attitude to work output with a 'can do' attitude
  • A strong communicator able to motivate and mentor key members of staff
  • Very organised and with a keen eye for detail
  • Strong MS Excel skills

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