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Purchase Ledger Clerk

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Clerk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £21000
REF: VAC-18048
Contact Name: claire stevenson
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Job Description

An opportunity for a Purchase Ledger Clerk has risen to join a well established business based in the Birmingham Business Park. As they are a market leader within supply chain solutions, they are searching for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their team exciting team within the shipping industry.

As the Purchase Ledger Clerk, you will be:

* Logging and coding 4000 invoices per month, onto the finance accounting system
* Analysing invoices by logging onto the relevant internet sites and downloading information to correctly code and raise the appropriate paperwork for re-charge costs across the company
* Arranging payment authorisation in accordance with standing orders
* Reconciling supplier statements to supplier accounts, taking corrective action when required
* Raising and posting manual cheques for invoices and sundry payments, reconciling against relevant invoices
* Selecting invoices for payment from the PL report and printing computerised cheques weekly
* Liaising with suppliers over the telephone and dealing with any queries
* Amending supplier details on the system
* Posting sales ledger invoices
* Credit control duties
* General accounts duties as required by the Senior Finance Officer/Finance Manager

As the Purchase Ledger Clerk within the shipping industry, you will have:

* Previous purchase ledger experience
* Experience in posting and coding a high volume of invoices
* Excellent attention to detail
* IT literate and experience in financial accounting systems

Based in the Birmingham Business Park, your hours of work are Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm, earning a Salary of £21,000 per annum. Alongside this, you will receive 28 days holiday including the Bank Holidays, company pension scheme, free car parking onsite and the opportunity to work for a market leader within the shipping industry.

For more information, contact Claire on 0121 360 6000 or email