Stand-Alone Purchase Ledger Clerk

Sharp Consultancy
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sharp Consultancy is working exclusively with an established Manufacturing business based in Dewsbury who require a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their team.

This is a stand-alone role that will offer the successful candidate full responsibility within a trusting environment whilst working closely with the Finance Manager to ensure a smooth and efficient Ledger process.

Duties include;

-Matching incoming invoices with PO's.
-Processing invoices (up to 1000/month) onto Sage Line 100.
-Ensuring queries are dealt with up-front in a pro-active manner to reduce delays/issues further along the process.
-Statement reconciliations.
-Preparing and running weekly and monthly payment batches by BACS and CHAPS.
-Regular communication with departmental management to ensure accuracy and approval of invoices.
-Responsibility for employee expenses.
-Petty Cash management.

Due to the nature of this role the successful candidate will require strong end-to-end experience of Purchase Ledger duties and be comfortable working in a stand-alone role. This role will be part of a small Finance team and so a friendly and personable nature is essential to fit into the culture and environment.

Strong excel and accounting software experience is key as well as clear and professional communication skills.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from Finance Administrators through to Senior Finance Director's appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.