Purchase Ledger Clerk

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Salary : GBP7.2 - GBP7.2
Location : Newport
Post Date :
Employment Type : Temporary
Job Order Number : 468639
Line of Business : Accounting and Finance

Description :

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently recruiting a Purchase ledger clerk to support the continual growth of the business, to join the team on a full time basis, based at Newport.

Job Purpose

The successful candidate will be responsible for the process of purchase invoices/credits, statement reconciliations and resolving queries.

The Role

  • Processing high volumes of invoices using Sage
  • Accurate checking of invoices, ensuring correct costs have accrued and resolving any issues that may arise
  • Set up and process regular BACS runs, maintain supplier bank account details and deal with any returned BACS payments to ensure accurate and timely payment to suppliers
  • Maintain a ready supply of foreign currency for any employee taking a foreign business trip. Revalue foreign currency at month end to maintain correct currency valuation at all times
  • Reconciliation of supplier accounts on a monthly basis
  • Deal with invoice queries by liaising with the relevant departments
  • Suggest improvement ideas
  • Various aspects of credit control
  • Additional ad-hoc duties as required

The Person

  • Experience of working in a fast paced purchase ledger environment
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Good IT skills - Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Be organised and able to work on own initiative
  • Able to work to strict deadlines in a pro-active manner
  • Commercial awareness, highlighting and questioning invoices not in line with PO's

If you're interested and feel you match the criteria, contact Calum Evans today on 02920 557 300, alternatively email your CV

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

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Capital Tower,
Greyfriars Road
CF10 3AG Cardiff
Phone : 02920 557 300

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