Purchase Ledger Clerk

Posted 6 March by Adele Carr Financial Recruitment Ending soon

Purchase Ledger Clerk, Widnes, Temp (Long term sickness cover) £18,000 - Immediate Start!

Duties Include:

  • Reporting to the Accounts Manager.
  • Matching, checking and coding invoices.
  • Working out VAT payments.
  • Processing staff expenses.
  • Preparation and posting of payment runs.
  • Setting up of new supplier accounts and maintaining existing account details.
  • Reconciliation of supplier statements.
  • Filing invoices.
  • Managing petty cash.
  • Data entry.
  • Being first point of contact for all relevant enquiries.
  • Maintaining strong relationships with customers and suppliers.
  • Assist with month and year end procedures.
  • Reviewing systems and processes and making improvements where necessary.

Skills / Experience:

  • A strong knowledge of Microsoft packages, particularly Excel.
  • Well organised with excellent Administration skills.
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills.
  • A hands-on approach and a willingness to learn.

Experience in any of the following would be a distinct advantage:

  • SAGE 50 or similar


  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Organised and proactive
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and focused
  • Aware of processes and procedures
  • Trustworthy and dependable
  • Good communication skills, at all levels
  • Ability to multitask
  • Good administration and computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good time keeping

To apply, please attach your CV and will come straight through for review.

Required skills

  • Accounts Assistant
  • Accounts Payable
  • Purchase Ledger Clerk

Reference: 34617541

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