Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Posted 15 November 2023
Salary up to £26,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance Recruitment
Contact NameInnogen Brotherton

Job description

Our client, based in Birmingham, is currently recruiting for a Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk on a permanent contract.

The position is due to start immediately on a full-time basis. The salary is up to £26,500 dependent on experience.

The ideal candidate will have experience processing a high volume of invoices on a daily basis and reconciling accounts.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Raising c.1000 purchase invoices per week across a team of 4
  • Taking ownership of all unallocated manual payments, chasing VAT documents, posting and allocating onto the ledger
  • Covering for the Purchase Ledger Supervisor in their absence including overseeing the team, weekly BACS runs and month end close procedures
  • Reconciling large supplier accounts
  • Checking, coding and posting staf expense claims

Experience required:

  • Proven experience working in a similar purchase ledger role.
  • Previous experience processing high volumes of invoices is essential

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Life insurance four x salary
  • 6% pension contribution
  • Free car parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • EE phone discount
  • Staff travel discounts
  • Free will writing service

Working hours:

  • 35 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm with one hour lunch

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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