Contract
Purchase Ledger
Tunbridge Wells
£20,000 - £22,000

Purchase Ledger Clerk

Ref: 89| Posted: 16th Apr 2019

This role requires a candidate available for an immediate start.

Our independent client with a reputation for outstanding customer service has a fantastic opportunity available. Based in Tunbridge Wells, they are looking for a Purchase Ledger to join their fantastic team. Working within a small team, you will ensure that the accounts are up to date and suppliers are paid to terms according to internal policy. This is a temporary role, offering the minimum of a 1-month contract, with the possibility to transfer into a permanent position.

Your duties will include:

  • Checking, authorising and inputting supplier invoices onto internal systems
  • Responding to supplier questions and resolving queries by phone and email
  • Processing weekly supplier payment runs by BACS
  • Preparing and raising supplier cheques
  • Systems management and filing of supplier invoices
  • Liaising with internal branch staff and management
  • Liaising with external accountant
  • Journal entries and bank reconciliation
  • General ad hoc duties

What the ideal candidate will look like:

  • Previous purchase ledger accounts experience
  • IT literacy, to include the use of Excel
  • Strong numerical skills and attention to detail
  • Professionalism, motivation and drive
  • The ability to prioritise workloads
  • Strong teamwork and customer focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Offering a competitive salary and a very good company benefit package including staff discount, generous pension and free on-site parking to name a few.

Full-time, standard working hours - Monday to Friday.