Purchase Ledger Clerk

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Eastbourne
Salary
15.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
13 Apr 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LOCATION: Eastbourne, East Sussex
JOB TITLE: Purchase Ledger Clerk
SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive salary dependent on experience
WORKING HOURS: Full Time - Monday to Friday

THE COMPANY: Our client is an independent multi-franchise, family owned dealership based in Eastbourne, East Sussex and has been successfully trading since the 1960's. Specialising in the sale of new and quality used Vauxhall vehicles and backed by extensive after-sales facilities including an MOT / Service / Repair centre and retail & trade parts sales, they pride themselves in offering their valued customers exceptional levels of service. They now seek a reliable and experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their existing Accounts Team.


THE ROLE: An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to oversee the entire purchase ledger process from receiving purchase orders to paying suppliers. Our client has recently integrated a fully automated system into their accounts department so the applicant will need to be system savvy and computer literate. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with experience as a Purchase Ledger Clerk who is looking to develop and take that next step.

Key Responsibilities for the Purchase Ledger clerk's role in Eastbourne, East Sussex :
  • Coding and processing Invoices
  • Month End close and all relevant ledger recs
  • Reconciling and posting petty cash
  • Preparing and producing weekly BACS runs
  • Reconciling statements
  • Investigating and resolving all queries
  • Dealing with suppliers via phone and email


THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the Purchase Ledger Clerk's role must be an organised person who is accurate with their work and has a keen eye for detail. You must have proven previous experience working as a Purchase Ledger Clerk and have the ability and confidence to oversee the entire Purchase Ledger process. Good IT Skills are essential as is the ability to learn new systems (experience using Pinnade DMS would be highly desirable) and you must be accurate, highly organised and able to work well under pressure.


Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the Purchase Ledger Clerk's role in Eastbourne, East Sussex :
  • Must have previous experience working as a Purchase Ledger Clerk
  • Must have excellent IT skills
  • Must be accurate, highly organised and able to work well under pressure
  • Previous experience using Pinnade DMS or similar motor trade specific accountancy software would be desirable

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