Purchase Ledger Clerk

Recruiter
Howett Thorpe
Location
Guildford
Salary
24000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Progressive opportunity for a tenacious and forward thinking individual with some purchase Ledger experience, to join a large, international Guildford based company with a turnover in excess of £300 million


Reference: HT13652

About You

  • Strong accounts experience within a commercial finance team to include purchase ledger
  • Time management skills and the ability to prioritise key tasks
  • Good knowledge of spreadsheets (Excel)
  • Highly numerate
  • Problem solving skills


About The Role

Based in Guildford, you will be working within a team of five Purchase Ledger Clerks, reporting directly into the Management Accountant. You will be responsible for processing all invoices of the business, ensuring payment duties are carried out in an accurate and timely manner.

It will involve:

  • Scanning and profiling invoices
  • Entering invoices and expenses onto the AP system
  • Preparing approved invoices for the payment
  • Making payments (sterling and foreign currency) by BACS, CHAPS and cheque
  • Checking statements received from suppliers
  • Dealing with internal and external telephone queries
  • Monitoring aged creditor information


About Our Client

This client of Howett Thorpe is an established international organisation.


Commutable from Aldershot, Alton, Basingstoke, Camberley, Cobham, Cranleigh, Dorking, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Horsham, Kingston, Lightwater, Petersfield, Redhill, Reigate, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham and Woking.


Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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