Purchase Ledger Manager

Page Personnel Finance
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A Purchase Ledger Manager is being recruited for a dynamic leisure business based in Chester.

Client Details

This fantastic business has amazing offices based in Chester and offers a market-leading benefits package. They have a well-known reputable name across the country and can boast of continuous, record-breaking performances over the last few years.


As Purchase Ledger Manager, your remit will be:

  • Managing the day to day activity of of the purchase ledger team, which is a team of 4
  • Receipt of invoices, verification, record of transaction and direct expense
  • Processing of payments in a timely manner to ensure supplier continuity including sending out remittances to suppliers
  • Supplier and internal queries handling
  • Enhancing cash flow position by ensuring suppliers accounts are managed within the agreed credit limits
  • Processing employee expense claims
  • Creation of main policies and procedures for accounts payable team
  • Resolve all payments or billing issues with vendors
  • Setting up new processes and process improvements
  • Ensuring the team meet daily, weekly and monthly objectives
  • Training and development of team members
  • KPI reporting
  • Month end close off accounts payable ledger and posting journals


We are looking for a strong and successful Purchase Ledger Manager with the following skills and experience:

  • Demonstrable experience of working in a high volume, accounts payable environment
  • Good academic background with a desire to continue to learn and develop
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Exposure to project management
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good ERP systems knowledge
  • Good Excel skills

Job Offer

We will offer the successful applicant:

  • Salary of £30,000-35,000
  • Company bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday - options to buy and sell holidays
  • Employer contributory pension scheme
  • Salary sacrifice initiatives
  • Retail discounts
  • On site parking
  • Excellent offices

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/79150463