Purchase Ledger Clerk

Location: West Midlands

Salary: £20k - 21k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 31/12/2021

Purchase Ledger Clerk

– Walsall

– £20,000 – £21,000

– Monday – Friday 9am – 5:30pm

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a finance assistant to join an exciting and vibrant young team supporting the Finance Manager, this role will involve monitoring all processes which operate within the Purchase Ledger functions, flag issues and offer suitable fixes for review and implementation.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Invoice processing
  • Statement reconciliation
  • Maintaining the company purchase ledgers
  • Liaising with third party providers
  • Basic administration
  • Updating and maintaining procedural documentation
  • Compiling list of suppliers chasing payments
  • Ad hoc credit control

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent knowledge of basic accounting including double entry bookkeeping and maintaining all ledgers
  • Accounts payable, reconciliations and journal postings experience
  • General administration and filing
  • Excellent IT knowledge including Excel (Formulas, VLOOKUP, Pivot Tables), accurate data processing skills and a great attention to detail
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Proven experience in a similar roll
  • Strong organisational and follow-up skills
  • Professional and friendly personality
  • Enthusiastic and committed, with a willingness to go the extra mile


If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.


Salary£20k - 21k per year
Job ReferencePLG
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date31/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted03/12/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant



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