Purchase Ledger Assistant

October 15, 2018

Job Type: Purchase Ledger Assistant

Salary: £20,000 - £21,000 depending on experience

Working Hours: 8.30am – 5pm Mon-Fri

Location: London

Holiday: 20 days per year + Bank Holidays

Job Purpose
The main duties of the Purchase Ledger Assistant includes entering and coding invoices, reconciling supplier statements and responding to ad hoc requests from other functions within the organisation.

Reporting to the Purchase Ledger Manager, accountable for the purchase ledger process. Purchase ledger supports the finance team, underpinning the wider financial stability of the business through their robust processes and systems.

Main duties and responsibilities
• Matching, checking and coding invoices
• Working out VAT payments
• Setting up of new supplier accounts and maintaining existing account details
• Reconciliation of supplier statements
• Filing invoices
• Assisting in process & system changes
• Managing petty cash
• Data entry
• Being first point of contact for all relevant enquiries
• Maintaining strong relationships with customers and suppliers
• Reviewing systems and processes and making improvements where necessary
Experience, knowledge, skills/ability
• 1 year experience in Purchase Ledger and General Bookkeeping
• Practical knowledge of Purchase Ledger systems, Eye-Share ideal
• Practical knowledge of Accounting systems, Sage 50 ideal
• Excellent communication skills
• Solid team working skills
• Self-disciplined and efficient, with a flexible and proactive nature
• Experienced in Excel and Microsoft office packages
• Ability to work to tight deadlines
• Property/Construction background

Benefits package
• Study support and Training & Development plans
• Pension contribution
• Eye care voucher
• Membership of our private healthcare policy with Axa
• Health cash plan with Medicash
• Payment of professional body membership fee
• Subject to approval, 2 paid days off per annum to carry out charitable work/fundraising

For a more detailed job description or to apply for the vacancy please email jobs@acornpg.org


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