Purchase Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-04-12
REF: CAPL120421
Contact Name: Carl Angilly
Contact Email:
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

Company details and job overview:

Kenton Black Finance have partnered with a long-established business in the Blackburn area. This organisation are well-respected in their chosen industry and are seeking a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their already well oiled team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced and proficient Purchase Ledger Clerk looking to work for a growing and expanding company.

Your new role as the Purchase Ledger Clerk:

As the Purchase Ledger Clerk, you will report directly to the Finance Manager. You will be responsible for the daily management of the Accounts Payable mailbox for the entire business, whilst being responsible for the accurate inputting and coding of purchase invoices and credit notes. In addition you will maintain accurate supplier accounts including matching, batching, coding to appropriate accounting codes and projects where applicable. You will be administering all company credit cards e.g. spending limit, cancellations etc. and reconciling on a monthly basis. Lastly, you will be preparing accruals for purchase invoices at month end.

Experience & Qualifications required to apply:

To be considered, you must be possess at least 3 years experience in a similar role. Ideally you will have good Excel and computer skills, excellent communication abilities and excellent attention to detail skills. In addition, you will be capable of problem solving, possess analytical skills and capable of working well under pressure. You must be able to demonstrate that you are well-organised, able to work to strict deadlines, possess strong negotiation skills and able to to discrete when required.

Salary and reward on offer:

You will be paid a competitive salary and given the opportunity to work alongside a knowledgeable team of finance professionals. My client offer progressive career opportunities and invaluable support from an engaging and experienced Finance Manager. Other benefits including 23 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays, pension, discount schemes and flexibility. This is a full time office based position, however my client is open to considering some flexibility around working hours and home working.

Please submit your CV for immediate consideration.

Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.