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Purchase Ledger / Payroll

Salary £18000 - £20000 per annum
Location Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00040946
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

The Opportunity:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for a well known Engineering business as a Payroll/ Purchase Ledger Clerk. The successful candidate will have excellent knowledge in Payroll and Purchase Ledger Ideally with the three way Match Process.

The role and your responsibilities:


  • To work with the Payroll Officer to ensure the efficient and effective payment of all weekly paid employees by the agreed due dates, in line with current legislation and Company rules.

  • To maintain and develop the Company's payroll records, procedures and systems, maintaining strict security and confidentiality regarding all aspects of payroll and associated data at all times.

  • To review the Time and Attendance data, checking hours worked etc. And to produce the DPS as early as possible in the working day.

  • To report the temporary labour hours worked to the relevant agencies by the weekly deadline.

  • To produce the weekly headcount report.

  • Assist with maintaining the weekly time-sheet - overtime, absence, holidays, shift supplements etc.

  • To provide assistance to the Payroll Officer, as required, ensuring all deadlines are achieved.

Purchase Ledger:

  • To monitor and accurately process purchase invoices

  • To process invoice queries in a timely manner, using and maintaining the invoice log

  • Work with other departments and liaise with suppliers to minimise supplier problems as a result of invoice queries

  • Assist with supplier statement reconciliations

  • Maintain adequate filing systems

  • Assist General Ledger Clerk as required

  • Provide cover for the General Ledger Clerk.

  • To assist the General Ledger clerk to ensure both manual payments and supplier payments are made.

  • Process employee expenses.

  • Assist with maintaining the Cash books and payment allocation.

  • Carry out adhoc requests from the Unit Controller and Financial Director

Experience sought in the successful candidate:

  • Experience in computerised payroll work in an operational capacity.

  • Purchase ledger experience (ideally using the three way match process)

  • Good keyboard skills, competent with spread sheets and word processing.

  • Ability to work as part of a team, enthusiastic and co-operative attitude, good communication and interpersonal skills.

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