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Purchase Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Keynsham
Industry:
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-27 00:00:00
Reference: 096111152
Contact Name: Pearl Hau
Contact Email: phau@sheridanmaine.com
Job Published: June 04, 2019 08:56

Job Description

We are currently looking for an immediately available and experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to undertake a temporary assignment. You will ideally have over one year's experience and have some experience in leading a team in the absence of senior team members.

Our client is a rapidly growing company, operating in eleven countries, with plans to expand further. Their core values include respect, openness and engagement and so are keen to hear from innovative individuals with the drive to succeed. In return will be an opportunity to work with a dynamic team and the potential for more future permanent opportunities for the right candidate.

Key Responsibilities:

• Ownership of five ledgers for reconciliation
• Weekly payment run processing and provision of remittance advices
• Opening balance tidy up including ensuring issues are dealt with within 14 days
• Ledger maintenance to ensure it remains within the SLA
• Supplier liaison in relation to your ledgers for month end reconciliations
• Preparation of ledgers to year end standard
• Escalation of queries resolved within the 24 hour SLA
• Completion of month end statement reconciliations
• Supporting new team members to ensure they are fully trained
• Any other tasks as needed

Person Specifications:

• Currently studying AAT or similar
• Excellent IT skills including Excel (VLOOKUP and Pivot Tables)
• Ability to work under pressure to meet scheduled deadlines
• Accurate approach to processing
• Good communication skills, both oral and written
• Able to support in promoting a positive work atmosphere

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