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Purchase Ledger Assistant

Published 04 March 2024
£27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Job Starts: 4th March 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Job Title: Purchase Ledger Assistant

Location: Wolverton, Milton Keynes

Salary: Up to £30,000 per year

Type: Permanent, Hybrid Working Available

Working Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Some flexibility), Monday to Friday

Are you passionate about purchase ledger and experienced in transactional projects or system changes? If so, and you're looking to advance your career in finance, keep reading! We're partnering with a well-established company in Milton Keynes. They champion hard work and dedication, offering a fantastic office culture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supplier Relations & Efficiency: Administer accounts payable ledger, set up new suppliers, and maintain accurate details in line with internal controls.
  • Collaborative Partner: Build strong relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders to swiftly resolve queries related to Purchase Orders, Goods Receipts, and Invoices.
  • Payment Process: Assist in preparing supplier payment runs for smooth disbursement.
  • Balancing Expert: Ensure 100% match of inter company balances with designated suppliers monthly.
  • Reconciliation Specialist: Proactively complete supplier statement reconciliations to keep the ledger current.
  • Innovation Enthusiast: Actively seek system and process improvements for enhanced efficiency.
  • Documentation Expert: Regularly review and update purchase ledger SOP documentation for clarity and compliance.
  • Versatile Team Player: Support key Sales Ledger activities during colleague's annual leave.

Desired Candidate Experience:

  • Minimum 1 years' experience in purchase ledger is essential.
  • Customer Focus: Strong customer service skills, building effective relationships with colleagues and external partners.
  • Team Player: Able to work effectively in a team and meet deadlines.
  • Detail-Oriented: High attention to detail and organised task approach.

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