Purchase Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-03 00:00:00
Reference: 096110733
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2019 16:13

Job Description

Sheridan Maine is recruiting an Accounts Payable Clerk for a large client based in Portsmouth. This role will be situated within a large team for a 3 - 6 month temporary assignment, reporting to the Accounts Payable Supervisor.

This FTSE listed business has impressive growth plans and due to a large transformation project, they are recruiting multiple roles to accommodate business demand.

As an Accounts Payable Clerk, you will report to the Accounts Payable Supervisor.

Duties include:

• Inputting invoices onto the accounting system
• Sending out invoices for approval
• Checking invoices are authorised in line with authorities list
• Matching invoices with purchase orders
• Reconciliation of supplier statements
• Investigating and helping resolve invoice queries, including dealing with internal and external customers to gain necessary information
• Select invoices for payment runs ensuring all are properly approved
• Raise one-off BACS and cheque payments as requested
• Actively participate in team meetings

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Proven experience working in accounts payable capacity
• Confident working with high volumes of data
• Accurate inputting skills
• An understanding of the accounts payable process within the wider business
• Immediately available

In turn you will receive:

• Free parking
• Generous pension scheme

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