Purchase Ledger Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Laura Harris

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  • Contact phone:

    07875 237 409

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Laura Harris

Purchase Ledger Assistant | Leicester | £25,000 to £28,000
We are recruiting for a rewarding and growing business based in Leicester, who are seeking a Purchase Ledger Assistant on a permanent basis. Reporting into the Financial Controller and Purchase Ledger Manager, you will be responsible for providing an efficient and effective service to the core finance team.

Key Responsibilities:
- Coding and final checking of invoices
- Processing employee expenses 
- Manage and reconcile Petty Cash
- Bank reconciliations for multiple bank accounts
- Complete supplier reconciliations
- Assist with VAT reconciliations 
- Identify invoices that need paid promptly and within credit terms
- Reviewing current processes and identifying ways of working more efficiently
- Assisting with closing the ledger at month end

Ideal Person:
- Knowledgeable of each process within the Purchase Ledger function and understanding of overall bookkeeping duties
- Advanced Excel skills
- Ability to build relationships with Suppliers and maintain relationships internally and externally
- Strong attention to detail
- Excellent organisational skills and able to take ownership for own workload 

What will you get in return:
- Competitive salary
- Onsite parking, great company pension and 25 days holiday + bank holidays 
- A supportive, friendly and personable working environment

Jobs you may have applied for include; Purchase Ledger Administrator, Purchase Ledger Controller, Accounts Payable Administrator or Accounts Payable Assistant.

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