Job: Temporary Purchase Ledger Assistant

Temporary Purchase Ledger Assistant
£18k - 19.5k per year

Your New Employer

Based in Lancaster, this reputable business have become well established in an ever increasing competitive market. With strong local competition the business have grown throughout various revenue streams and seek to grow further as they continue to expand.

Your New Job

Reporting directly to the Financial Manager, your role as the Purchase Ledger Clerk will be to support the accounting staff with Accounts Payable and Bought Ledger. You shall be adept at managing the reconciliation of the purchase ledger statements and age credit report, whilst also correcting errors and approving invoices. You will be responsible for raising and processing of all invoices in a timely manner, ensuring all statements are entered onto the in-house accounting systems. Your role will also include raising queries with suppliers and processing credit notes, as well as dealing with returns/debit notes. You shall also be accountable for the general administration duties, including; document scanning/filing and assisting the accounting department with other relevant tasks as required. You will continually support and contribute to the team achieving a world class status, knowledge, skills and experience.

Your Experience & Our Requirements 

Our Client is seeking an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk with at least 1 years’ experience in a similar purchase ledger role. You will have strong computer literacy skills, experience using an accountancy package and MS Office, particularly Microsoft Excel. You will also have good communication skills and have confidence dealing with suppliers and internal colleagues. You will have the ability to multi-task and work at a fast pace with strong attention to detail skills.

Your Future As The Successful Candidate

Working within a thriving and highly thought-after organisation, you shall have the opportunity to gain experience, whilst being supported to succeed in a flourishing and focused business.
As a recruitment specialist with over 5 years of local experience, I work closely with each Client and Candidate to understand each of their personal requirements. Should this position not fit your criteria as a Candidate, but you are seeking a new opportunity, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a thorough and confidential discussion on future roles and opportunities.

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