Purchase Ledger Clerk, Rossendale, £15,000 - £17,000

Purchase Ledger Clerk, Rossendale, £15,000 – £17,000

| Job ID: ATPUR/LEDG | £15000 - £17000 per annum


A role has become available for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to join a busy Rossendale business.

A well-established business based in Rossendale is looking for an experienced dedicated Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their busy business.

The ideal candidate will be a confident Purchase Ledger who possesses high levels of accuracy and a keen eye for detail, a good communicator with a pro-active nature and a can do attitude is a must. You must show flexibility to be able to help out where necessary and a loyalty to the role, working in an open plan office in a modern premises this is a great opportunity for a strong Purchase Ledger

Purchase Ledger Clerk duties include;

• Matching, coding and entering invoices onto accounting system sage line 500. Approx 200 per week

• Preparing and carrying out payment runs by cheques and international bank transfers

• Setting up new supplier accounts / maintaining supplier details/ Completing new account application forms

• Undertaking supplier statement reconciliations on a monthly basis

• Checking employee expense claims are properly authorised and supported with receipts and are in accordance with company policy

• Processing the company credit card on a monthly basis

• Dealing with suppliers queries on a daily basis via telephone, e mail and fax.

• Allocating cash on supplier accounts.

• Ensure copyright procedures are followed including sending out copyright forms to suppliers where necessary.

• Purchase Ledger monthly close off in accordance with company procedures including reconciliation of Purchase Ledger Control Account to Balance Sheet

• Support to Credit Control on Customer Debit Notes or account calls

• Ad hoc support to all Finance Team

• Banking

The successful candidate will ideally have the following qualities attributes;

• Numerate

• Meticulous

• Professional

• Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel, word and outlook

• Capable of working under pressure in a calm and quiet manner (the work environment is open plan).

• Hold full driving license

If you are looking for a Purchase Ledger role and are happy in the chosen career please apply online today.