Purchase Ledger Clerk


  • £17500 - £19000 per annum
  • Posted: 25/11/2016
  • Chichester
  • Job Ref: 096105367
  • Contract

Job Details

Sheridan Maine is currently recruiting exclusively for a Purchase Ledger / Accounts Payable Clerk to join a fast paced organisation in Chichester on a 12 month fixed term contract. Due to the busy period and new system implementation, it is more than likely than this role will go permanent for the ideal candidate.

The successful Purchase Ledger Clerk will have a good understanding of the accounts payable process, matching, batching and coding. You must be fun and a strong team player! The ideal candidate will have previous experience working within the Accounts Payable function and have the ability to hit the ground running in order to add value to our client in a time of need.

Working within a fast paced office environment, your key responsibilities will include:

- Accurate posting of Invoices again Purchase Orders.
- Deal with supplier queries via email, mail and phone, resolving any matching discrepancies.
- Supplier reconciliations.
- Prepare weekly payment runs.
- Working to tight deadlines.

The ideal candidate will have significant purchase ledger experience, be immediately available (or short notice period) with excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a demanding workload. You will also have a positive attitude and open minded to learn new skills.

If you have the relevant skills for this position or would be interested in hearing about other similar vacancies, please apply right away.

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Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.