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Purchase Ledger Clerk

  • Location: York
  • Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Parking, Healthcare, Performance bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email: leeds@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 10 December 2021
  • Job Ref: HDO496224_1636533857
An exciting and successful growing UK wide multi-site distribution business currently has an opportunity for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their expanding accounts function.

Based in head office in York you will be working within a busy team of purchase ledgers reporting to the Purchase ledger manager. You will have responsibility for assisting with the smooth running of the purchase ledger department, through understanding a wide range of accounting tasks.

*Daily processing of supplier's invoices, credit, debits, and their respective payments, in accordance with company procedures.
*Dealing with supplier queries and correspondence in a timely and friendly manner.
*Assisting with account prep for management accountants and reports.
*Working as part of a team to ensure departmental objectives are met and improved.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to develop their accounts knowledge and skills as full in-house training will be provided for the successful candidate.

Ideally you will have previous experience of:

*Working within a fast-paced environment.
*Being IT literate specifically be able to demonstrate having proven past experience of using Microsoft Office programmes.
*Excellent communication skills as you will be point of contact for employees and external stakeholders.
*can-do attitude towards work and taking additional ad hoc projects
This is an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to join a fast growing company that value their staff and continually promote from within.


Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.