Purchase Ledger Clerk (3 months)

Location Bury
Discipline: Transactional
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££14 - 16 per hour
Contact name: Lucy Burton

Contact email: l.burton@in2-consult.com
Job ref: 1234
Published: 16 days ago

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk

Location: North West England, Greater Manchester, Bury

Job Type: Temporary, expected to work hours

Primary Industry: Accounting

Secondary Industry: Accounting

Salary: £14 - £16 Per hour

Job Description:

Job Duties:

The Purchase Ledger Clerk will be responsible for processing and recording invoices, maintaining accurate records of financial transactions, reconciling statements, and resolving any discrepancies in a timely manner. They will also communicate with suppliers to resolve billing issues and ensure payments are processed correctly.

Required Qualifications:

- A minimum of GCSEs in Maths and English

- Previous experience in a similar role within an accounting environment

- Proficiency in using accounting software and Microsoft Excel

Education:

A qualification in Accounting or Finance is preferred but not essential.

Experience:

At least 2 years of experience working in a purchase ledger or accounts payable role.

Knowledge and Skills:

- Strong attention to detail and accuracy

- Good communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:

- AAT qualification or equivalent

- Experience working with ERP systems

Working Conditions:

This is a temporary position based in Bury, North West England. The Purchase Ledger Clerk will work standard hours per week. The role may require occasional overtime during peak periods.