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Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Posted 2 February by Adecco UK Limited Easy Apply Ended
Location: Enfield, Middlesex
Salary/Rate: £23,000 - £25,000 dependent on experience
Type: Permanent, full time (Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00)

Adecco Harlow are currently recruiting for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk on behalf of our long-term client based in Enfield, Middlesex. This is a great opportunity to join an established, market leading business that can offer a great working environment and structured career path.

Main purpose of the job:

The Purchase Ledger Clerk is responsible for maintaining and reconciling company Purchase Ledgers in accordance with company guidelines. We are ideally looking for someone who is able to start immediately with experience in a similar role that can hit the ground running.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

*Matching invoices to delivery notes and making subsequent payments (100+ per day)
*Investigating, managing and resolving invoice queries in a timely manner
*Create Cheque and BACS payment runs in Exchequer
*Liaising with internal and external customers
*Monthly statement reconciliations
*Monthly meetings with Finance Manager and MD to report on outstanding issues and other queries relating to PL function
*Ensure approval of Overhead invoices in accordance with authority levels
*Filing and maintaining records
*Month end journals as appropriate
*Additional duties as and when required

Person Specification (skills, knowledge and experience required)

*Proven experience within a similar role
*Excellent numeric ability (including competency with MS Excel)
*Ability to work as part of a bigger finance team
*An organised and methodical approach
*A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
*Honesty and discretion
*The ability to solve problems
*The ability to communicate problems across all levels

We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact initial successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then your application has been unsuccessful.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Required skills

  • BACS
  • Finance
  • Overheads
  • Purchase ledger

Reference: 34385065

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