Purchase Ledger Clerk

Purchase Ledger Clerk

  • Location

    Coalville, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £22000 - £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ruby Webster

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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  • Consultant:

    Ruby Webster

Are you a Purchase Ledger Clerk who is looking to join a supportive team within a company who really do look after their staff? If yes, read on, this is the perfect role for you!


Cherry Professional are excited to be working with an SME based near Coalville in the recruitment of an Purchase Ledger Controller. Our client are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, down to earth individual who has a passion for finance with great attention to detail. The company is fast growing, offers fantastic room for development and will report directly into the Finance Controller.

The position is assisting the Finance Controller in the day to day duties of the department. This is a full-time opportunity and will suit a proactive person who is comfortable taking on more responsibilities while adding value to the team.

Key Responsibilities:

Enter supplier invoices and credits
Query any disputed purchase invoices with the person responsible for ordering or the supplier
Prepare invoices for payment and ensure they are signed off
Identify invoices that need paid promptly and within credit terms
Complete supplier reconciliation to ensure creditors listing is accurate
Posting bank transactions across multiple currencies
Assisting with closing the ledger at month end

What the client is looking for:

Previous experience working within purchase ledger
An enthusiastic, engaging individual with a passion for finance
Excellent accuracy with great attention to detail
Experience with a complex ERP system would be ideal but not essential (such as SAP or NAV)

What will you get in return:

Competitive salary up to £24,000
A positive, supportive and personable working environment
Great pension and holiday allowance
Study support and development opportunities.

This role is temporary to permanent, please apply if you are able to start immediately or have a reduced notice period.