Financial Controller - Purchase Ledger

Recruiter
Recruit Mint
Location
Chatteris
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Financial Controller - Purchase Ledger

Job Role

Recruit Mint are working with a market leader in their sector of Manufacturing, they are looking for a Finance Controller – Purchase ledger to cover a wide variety of tasks within their extremely busy finance department. You will be reporting to the financial controller and will be an important part of the finance team. You will work closely with the whole department to ensure consistency and best practice is followed at all times.

Job Responsibilities

  • Year-end statutory audits and month-end reporting
  • Process all transactions by month end for review by the Financial Controller
  • Preparation of monthly schedules
  • Preparation of year-end schedules to be included in the statutory audits pack
  • Preparation of month end balance sheet reconciliations for Purchase Ledger control account
  • Banking & treasury
  • Preparation of backing documentation for payments to suppliers
  • Setting up payments on bank payment system
  • Ensuring Purchase Ledger is updated with all supplier related payments
  • Preparation of monthly VAT reports for Purchase Ledger
  • Reconciliation of Purchase Ledger VAT to General Ledger account

Person Specification

  • GCSEs or similar – AAT or similar qualification
  • Must have at least 3 years working within a Finance department of a manufacturing organisation or alternatively a mix of practice and Industry experience
  • Experience involving Purchase Ledger, account reconciliations and preparing VAT reports
  • Strong computer skills and be a proficient user of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Have experience of using ERP systems and previous use of “Epicor” would be a distinct advantage
  • An understanding of statutory accounting rules and UK VAT
  • Professional, committed and organised approach to work
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Great attention to detail and good communication skills

Hours of Work and Pay

  • Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 12.30pm & 1.00pm - 4.45pm
  • Friday 8.00am - 12.30pm
  • Salary £15,000 - £17,000 per annum

The Company

Recruit Mint are working with a market leader in their sector of Manufacturing that are looking for a Finance Controller – Purchase ledger to cover a wide variety of tasks within their extremely busy finance department.

To Apply

If this sounds like a great opportunity for yourself, then please apply through the relevant channels. For more information regarding this opportunity, feel free to contact Emma at Recruit Mint Commercial.