Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
Luton
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Luton, Bedfordshire

£20,000 - £25,000 dependant on experience

Our client are an established business based in Luton and are looking for a Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their business on a permanent basis.

Role responsibilities:

Responsible for the day to day coordination of Purchase Ledger, ensuring all supplier invoices are recorded. You will work in a large team and be a senior member of the department.

Making BACS or cheque payments, generating coding and checking invoices, checking and reconciling statements and dealing with all purchase enquiries.

* Set up new supplier accounts
* Reconcile supplier statements to purchase ledger
* Investigating and resolving invoice and payment queries for clients
* Communicate with suppliers regarding expected payment dates
* Account for staff expense forms
* Make supplier and staff expense payments
* Enter supplier invoices into sage accounts system
* Ensure that cost of sales invoices are allocated to jobs in the job costing
* Match purchase orders and delivery notes to invoices
* Processing high volumes of invoices ranging in high and low values
* Manage petty cash
* Provide support to other areas of the accounts department as required (e.g. credit control)

The ideal candidate will have:

* Must be experienced in Purchase Ledger / Accounts Payable
* Knowledge and experience in the use of accounting and Microsoft packages including strong Excel skills
* The ability to work to monthly deadlines

Due to high volumes of applications, only those with Purchase Ledger/Accounts Payable experience will be considered.