Purchase Ledger

Blackburn | Job ID: Unspecified | £20,000 - £25,000 DOE

Cummins Mellor have a fantastic opportunity for a Purchase Ledger to join a national business in East Lancashire.

Our client has gone from strength to strength and have become nationally renowned business in Lancashire and beyond. The company is looking to appoint an experienced purchase ledger to work within the Accounts department of their fast-moving team.

Reporting directly the Finance Manager you will have proven purchase ledger experience and be a confident, pro-active self-starter with good interpersonal and communication skills at all levels.

As a Purchase Ledger your role will include;

  • Full end to end processing of purchase invoices
  • Performing supplier statement reconciliations
  • Performing payment runs, handling supplier queries and assisting in month end processes
  • Liaise with suppliers on payment dates
  • Set up new supplier accounts and maintain existing account details within the purchase ledger
  • Assist in the preparation of purchase summaries
  • Identifying and resolving billing discrepancies and query resolutions
  • Assisting with further Admin and Accounts support to the rest of the Finance team as required

The ideal Purchase Ledger must;

  • Have proven experience working in Purchase Ledger; holding 3 years’ experience
  • Be knowledgeable of relevant accounting software. Knowledge of SAP B1 would be desirable
  • Be skilled in the use of Microsoft Excel including Pivot tables and VLookups
  • Work to confidentiality standards
  • Ability to develop and build good customer relations
  • Ability to organise and prioritise own workload and work to tight deadlines
  • Be flexible, enthusiastic with a can do attitude

Our client can offer;

  • Competitive salary, based on individual experience
  • Family feel culture
  • Strong team environment
  • Standard working hours are 40 hours per week Monday – Friday, with some flexibility on start and end times
  • 20 days + 8 BH


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  1. We’ll take a look at your application
  2. We’ll review it in line with our client’s requirements and assess if you’re a match for the role
  3. We’ll call you for a chat about the position to learn a little more about you and your personal aspirations
  4. We’ll invite you in to Cummins Mellor HQ to meet with our team and discuss the next steps in your career

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Speak to Amy Hutcheson

Senior Consultant

T: 01254 239363

E: amy@cumminsmellor.co.uk