Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Posted 25 January 2024
Salary £40k - 50k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Utilities, Power & Nuclear
Contact NameAnn-Marie Kelley

Job description


Our client has been a leader in advanced system integration for decades, focusing on operational technology and digital transformation. Their commitment to optimising efficiency and delivering performance on a massive scale is unwavering, with continuous innovation at the heart of their business. Working in highly regulated and challenging industrial environments, they have successfully delivered critical projects across energy, nuclear, renewables, and manufacturing.

Summary of Role:

As a key member of the finance team, this role involves the day-to-day management of the purchase ledger function.

Day-to-day tasks include:

  • Purchase Ledger processing:
    • Uploading supplier invoices onto the accounting software.
    • Processing supplier invoices, matching against purchase orders and GRN’s.
    • Supplier statement reconciliations.
    • Resolution of invoice queries with stores and procurement.
  • Ad hoc tasks:
    • Handling any occasional responsibilities that may arise, such as year-end audit support, setting up new employees on concur, etc.

Ideally, we are looking for someone with:

  • AAT Part Qualified (not essential).
  • Previous experience in a purchase ledger position.
  • Proficiency in using Excel and accounting software.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong communication skills.

In return, our client offers the following benefits to permanent employees:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Flexible working, predominantly office-based.
  • Pension.
  • Life assurance policy.
  • Private health care.
  • Lifestyle screening.
  • Salary sacrifice program.
  • Mental health assistance program.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Green car scheme.
  • Support in achieving professional status and coverage of professional membership fees.

For more information, or if you think this is the right role for you, but the pay is not, please call Ann-Marie at Carrington West on 02394314916