Purchase Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk
Contract Type:
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
  • £25,000 - £27,865 per annum
  • Contact Name: Kate Goodman
    Job Published:
    REF: BBBH7319

    Job description:

    We’re proud to be recruiting for a Purchase Ledger Clark on behalf of a well-reputed, local company with a long history of design expertise in their specialist field of engineering. With a growing portfolio of high-profile clients, they are known for delivering an excellent bespoke manufacturing service across many markets and industries.

    Working as part of a small finance team, the successful candidate will be responsible for processing all invoices received for payment and undertaking payment of all creditors.


    What you can expect:

    • £25,000 – £27,865
    • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
    • Pension 3-5%
    • Free parking
    • Working hours Monday to Thursday 8am – 5.15pm and Friday 8am – 1pm


    Duties and responsibilities:

    • Accurately entering invoices into the accounts payable system
    • Processing all payments in a timely manner
    • Filing and maintaining supplier records
    • Checking and verifying invoices
    • Processing payment runs
    • Reconciling invoices
    • Verifying expense reports as well as querying invoice items from internal and external business finance officers
    • Attaching the correct documentation to invoices and reconciling purchase orders to invoices received
    • Support the company in optimizing its financial transactions and systems


    Skills and experience required:

    • Must have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience working within a similar role along with a sound understanding of basic principles of finance, accounting and bookkeeping
    • Professional accountancy qualification desired such as AAT or working towards
    • Exposure to and experience of using accounting software and online platforms
    • Good time management skills with excellent attention to detail
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality of company and partner information
    • Positive attitude and willingness to learn

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