Purchase Ledger Clerk

Interim Purchase Ledger Clerk – Grimsby – £24,000 (Pro Rata)

Chase & Holland are thrilled to be working closely with a well-established group within their head office in Grimsby, who are UK leaders in their specialist sector. An exciting opportunity to join their finance team on an initial 3 month contract as a Purchase Ledger Clerk, supporting the busy department.

Purchase Ledger Clerk Responsibilities:

Active and accurate maintenance of the purchase ledger highlighting any unusual or unmatched items.
Prepare payment runs and information required for ad hoc payments, ensuring that suppliers are paid in accordance with agreed terms.
Process data including the posting of purchase invoices paying careful attention to the validity of the invoice, accuracy of the ledger codes and VAT details.
Reconcile direct debits and standing orders, ensuring they are matched to invoices
Prompt monthly reconciliation of supplier statements including follow up of discrepancies and resolving queries
Process bank transactions and complete bank reconciliationRequired Skills & Experience:

At least two years’ experience within finance office including dealing with purchase ledger
A “can do” attitude and able to work well under pressure
Good understanding of double entry and basic accounting principles.
IT Literate including Microsoft ExcelIn Return You’ll Receive:

You will be part of a friendly and passionate organisation
Genuine chance to join a growing, passionate and forward-thinking business during a period of change.
A generous salary
You will gain some exceptional exposure to really add to your cv for the futureIf you are interested in finding out about this exciting Purchase Ledger Clerk opportunity, please click ‘apply now’.

Chase & Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in finance, supply chain, HR, IT and office support recruitment and comfortably service Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire