Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk

Posted 12 March 2024
Salary £25000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Hybrid
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameJack Moss

Job description

Senior Purchase Ledger Clerk | £25,000 - £28,000 | Bolton + Hybrid | PE-backed business | Great Culture

Axon Moore are delighted to be partnering with a high-growth, PE-backed business in Bolton to recruit an experienced Accounts Payable / Purchase Ledger Clerk who is hard-working, self-driven and keen to take on increased responsibility within a rapidly-growing organisation.

Taking full ownership for a divisional business within a large Group structure, this fantastic opportunity is well suited to experienced and adept transactional finance professionals who are confident, assured and keen to implement new efficiencies/automations in a busy, end-to-end role.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Act as the main point of contact for all accounts payable matters
  • Management of the creditor ledger, including movements and trends
  • Ensuring prompt payment of outstanding amounts and sending of remittances
  • Monthly reconciliation of the finance system and cashiering system
  • Continual review and improvement of accounts payable processes and controls
  • Setting up and managing supplier accounts
  • Ensuring correct VAT rate applied to all invoices raised
  • Communicating with cashiering team to process invoices
  • Monthly bank reconciliations
  • Ad-hoc reporting
Required Experience and Skills:
  • At least 2 years’ experience within accounts payable
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and time-keeping skills
  • High attention to detail and able to take ownership of their role
  • Good IT and MS Excel skills