Purchase Ledger Controller

Purchase Ledger Controller

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
REF: 896405
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Our client, an ambitious and dynamic company providing resourcing solutions, is seeking a Purchase Ledger Controller to join their friendly accounts team. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Management and control of the purchase ledger function
  • Processing and payment of contractor invoices and expenses
  • Processing and payment of overhead invoices
  • Management and control of overhead agreements including: negotiations, terminations & renewals
  • Input for budgeting
  • Weekly spend management review
  • Setting up of new suppliers
  • Query resolution
  • Project work including; contractor expense system review, accounts system change project, contracts & compliance team assistance, supplier account data management, self-billing system set up

Skills and experience required:

  • Strong purchase ledger experience (experience within Dutch market desirable)
  • Desire to make the role their own and build relationships with contractors and client handlers for full understanding of existing contractor base & involvement in the contract to payment process
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel (Pivottables / VLookups) and knowledge of accounting software (IRIS / Sage - desirable)
  • Experience of multi-currency accounting
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Dutch speaking would be desirable

Salary and benefits:

  • £20,000 - £25,000 
  • 22 days' annual holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Study support - dependent upon candidate
  • On-site car parking