Return to the full jobs list

Purchase Ledger Clerk



Ref SR8713

We‘ve filled this role subject to candidate commencement and/or successful probation completion. Get in touch to learn about alternative opportunities.

Exclusive to Trial Balance Consulting

Purchase Ledger Clerk - Barnstaple - £23-25,000 

Trial Balance Consulting have been exclusively engaged by a long-standing client, a well-established hospitality service provider. They currently seek to recruit an experienced purchase ledger assistant who will essentially manage the accounts payable function. This is a permanent, full time position to be based at the company’s HQ in Barnstaple.  

The role works within a friendly and very experienced finance team and will report to the company’s Finance Director. This will be a busy, but well supported role which covers a broad range of accounts payable duties. Key responsibilities to include: 

- Assume lead responsibility for the accounts payable function using Sage

- Creating new supplier accounts adhering to payment terms etc. 

- Act as first line of support for supplier queries

- Manage supplier payments

- Statement reconciliations

- Matching unbalanced invoices

- Ad-hoc accounting duties

For this role we’re seeking an experienced, organised, and accurate Purchase Ledger clerk with at least 18 months of recently gained experience in a fast-paced function where a good aptitude for working as part of a team essential. The company primarily used a Sage 50 so experience in this platform would be advantageous though full training will be provided. This employer is happy to consider candidates that are either qualified by experience or part/fully AAT qualified.

For further details and to apply for this interesting opportunity, please contact Steve Roach quoting reference SR8713 ASAP. Our client is keen to appoint without delay and suitable candidates will be requested for interview shortly after submission.    

Return to the full jobs list

Not the right opportunity for you? Don't give up just yet! Not all of our clients opportunities go to the public domain - please get in touch, Trial Balance may still be able to help.