Purchase Ledger Clerk

Recruiter
Lloyd Barnes Accountancy Recruitment
Location
Newton Abbot
Salary
£20,000 - £24,999
Posted
24 Nov 2020
Closes
29 Nov 2020
Ref
1836203713
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Ref: 13738

Purchase Ledger Clerk

Newton Abbot

Full time

C£20-22k

An established and international manufacturing company are looking to appoint an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to join them on a temporary basis with the potential to progress into a permanent opportunity in due course.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for the smooth handling of supplier invoices and the processing of purchase ledger invoices.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Purchase Ledger - recording and processing purchase invoices and credit notes. Checking details against purchase orders and goods received notes and ensuring relevant invoices are authorised.
  • Liaising with suppliers to resolve any invoice queries including outstanding payments.
  • Raising purchase orders for sales orders and other requests as required.
  • Liaise with suppliers in respect of issues arising on payment and administration, answering all enquiries in a professional and friendly manner.
  • Producing ad hoc, weekly and monthly reports for company accountants and management
  • Other duties as required by the Finance Director.

The ideal candidate will be/have:
  • Extensive previous experience of working in a purchase ledger or accounts payable position.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated but equally work well in a team setting.
  • Strong customer service ethic.