Purchase Ledger Clerk - Perm - Avonmouth

Signature Recruitment
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Signature Recruitment are currently searching for an entry level Purchase Ledger Clerk to work at an automotive dealership in Avonmouth. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking for their first step into a finance career!

Working as part of a small team, your duties will include:

  • Reviewing Aged Creditors and unallocated items on the ledger on a regular basis to identify anomalies and resolving as necessary

  • Entering all Purchase Invoice details and employee expenses onto the accounting system as quickly and accurately as possible

  • BACS Payments

  • Matching Purchase Invoices with POs and dealing with any subsequent queries/anomalies

  • Ensuring all Purchase Invoices are approved in line with standard approvals limits and chasing approvals where necessary

  • Statement reconciliations

  • Resolving queries from customers and employees independently and confidently by phone, email, and face to face

  • Completing Month End Procedure to ensure all ledgers are up to date and correct

  • Setting up of New Supplier Accounts

  • Completing a range of ad hoc tasks as and when required

Key Requirements:

  • Previous office-based experience

  • Ideally have completed or be in the process of completing an AAT

  • Be a team player that can work well in a small team

  • Have an excellent telephone manner

This role would suit someone who has some knowledge of financial procedures and is looking to develop their practical skills. This is a full time, permanent role working Monday - Friday (8:30am - 5pm, with a 30 minute lunch). This client is offering a salary of £16,000 - £18,000, dependant on experience.

If you feel you have the right skills and qualities for this role, contact me today!

Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.