Purchase Ledger Assistant

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    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £22000 - £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ruby Webster

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  • Contact phone:

    07795 385 225

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    about 1 month ago

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Purchase Ledger // £22,000 - £24,000 // North Derbyshire // Hybrid Working 

Cherry Professional are working with an industry leading business  just off of Junction 28 who are looking to recruit for a Purchase Ledger Assistant on a full time, permanent basis. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for completing a variety of purchase ledger tasks as well as providing ad-hoc cover for the credit control function. Our client is looking for an individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate in a calm manner and the ability to juggle multiple demands to ensure all deadlines are met.

As well as strong team working skills; proactive, enthusiastic and have a great attention to detail.  Prior experience of working in a fast-paced environment, dealing with a high volume of transactions within both purchase ledger and credit control, in an SME environment, is desirable. 

The role and responsibilities: 

Match invoices, where there is a PO, to the PO and GRN
Check and reconcile supplier statements
Deal with any purchase ledger enquiries (both internal and external)
Code, check and register invoices onto Syspro for 3 group entities
Obtain approval for invoices in line with approval limits
Raise invoices & credit notes for the 3 entities
Post payments received for the 3 entities
Deal with any sales ledger enquiries (both internal and external)
Provide copy documents to customers as requested (e.g. copy invoices/PODs)
Contact customers regarding payments
Ensure that all activities are carried out as required by the credit controllers

The offer: 

25 days holiday + bank hols, company pension matched up to 5%
Life assurance, an Employee Assistance Programme, discounted AA memberships, sick pay, employee referral scheme of £500,
Access to a discount website, on-site parking, on-site canteen

Hours: Monday – Friday 8.00am – 17.00pm

Jobs you may have applied for include; Purchase Ledger Clerk, Purchase Ledger Assistant, AP clerk, Accounts Assistant

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