Purchase Ledger Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00039649-1
  • Date Posted: 18 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Alton, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting, Banking & Financial Services, Insurance & Superannuation, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A growing business are looking for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their established finance team, which will require you to work within in a fast-paced and positively demanding environment. This client are able to boast upon an enviable reputation in the marketplace and experience significant growth during COVID-19. This position will initially be working remotely.
Purchase Ledger Assistant - About The Role
An established business in Alton are looking to recruit a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their growing finance function. This client works throughout the UK and Europe and are looking for an individual that is keen to continue to develop their career within finance.
As the Purchase Ledger Assistant you will:
* Processing purchase invoices and employee expenses, ensuring coding and approval of invoices
* Managing the payment process for overhead and stock costs, inputting payments onto online banking system and allocating to supplier accounts
* Reconciling supplier statements to aged creditor reports within the accounting system; identifying and resolving queries
* Assisting with month-end processes and assisting with general accounts administration
* Setting up new suppliers on the system
The successful Purchase Ledger Assistant will have:
* 1 – 3 years of experience in an accounts payable role, and ideally studying towards completing your AAT
* You will also need knowledge of basic accounting principles, and will ideally have an understanding of international VAT, imports and exports
* SAP knowledge - desirable
Purchase Ledger Assistant - Benefits
* 24 days holiday
* On-site Car Parking
* An environment that supporting development of their employees
* A fantastic brand to be part of
Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.
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