Purchase Ledger Clerk

My client are a waste management company who are looking for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their Accounts Payable team. This position is a straight permanent role with working hours of 08:30 – 17:00.

Proactive Personnel is working closely with an expanding company who are based on the Wirral.

You will receive – Purchase Ledger Clerk:


Salary of £23,000, potentially negotiable for the right candidate.
Room for progression for the right candidate.


Responsibilities – Purchase Ledger Clerk:


To take ownership of your supplier portfolio. You will develop a report with the suppliers within your portfolio and understand their invoicing practises to ensure processing is efficient.
Ensuring all invoices are supported by an official purchase order or any other appropriate document.
Ensure that all statement reconciliations are prepared in order to minimise accruals.
Assisting team members to ensure the requirements of the business are maintained.
Liaise with internal colleagues in order to resolve queries in a timely manner.
To inform management of any ongoing concerns with specific suppliers.
To ensure that supplier invoices are paid to their agreed terms thereby avoiding disruption to our service.
Dealing with supplier enquiries on the telephone.
Assisting with preparation payment runs.
Identify any ineffective processes and offer the appropriate solutions.

Desired Skills – Purchase Ledger Clerk:

Must have previous experience in Purchase Ledger required.
Knowledge of SAGE 200 essential.
You will be able to demonstrate your understanding of the purchase to pay process and be able to remove obstacles that prevent the process being completed.
High level of written and oral communication.

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Application ends on August 18, 2022


  • Location Wirral
  • Job category Accounts & Finance
  • Salary £23,000
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Jacob Gordon
    01244 222 000
Job ID: 8337 Application ends on August 18, 2022