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Accounts Assistant - Purchase Ledger

Gloucester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, £ £ 18000.00-21000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


You will join us as an Accounts Assistant to ensure that the Purchase Ledger (for each client allocated to you) is accurately maintained.

Accounts Assistant Responsibilities:

• To ensure that the Purchase Ledger (for each client allocated to you) is accurately maintained.
• To ensure client suppliers are paid in accordance with cashflow demands and credit terms.
• Making payments via BACS following client authorisation.
• Reconciliation of supplier statements.
• Bank reconciliations.
• Investigate and resolve purchase ledger queries as required.
• Maintaining strong relationships with clients and their suppliers.
• Reviewing systems and processes and making improvement suggestions where necessary.

Accounts Assistant Requirements:

• Knowledge of Xero desirable but not essential
• At least 2 years' experience of working in a similar role
• Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Excellent attention to detail and a methodical way of working.
• Strong time management and organisational skills, with the ability to work to deadlines.
• Adaptive and able to learn quickly, with an interest in new technology / cloud software.
• Excellent communication skills and confidence to interact proactively with clients & their suppliers

About Virgate Accounts Ltd:

Virgate provide an Accounts Department service to multiple clients in the retail, hospitality & leisure sectors using the latest in cloud technology and are currently looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Purchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant to become part of their fast-growing team. Future opportunity to go through the Virgate Progression Programme to become an Account Manager if desired.

Location: Quedgeley, Gloucestershire

Salary: £18,000 to £21,000 per annum

Job Type: Full time, Permanent, 35 hours per week

Benefits: Flexitime, Bonus Scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan

You may have experience of the following: Finance Assistant, Finance Administrator, Finance Officer, Accounts Assistant, Accounts Administrator, Accounts Payable Assistant, Assistant Accountant, AAT, Purchase Ledger Clerk, etc.


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Gloucester, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
£ £ 18000.00-21000.00 Annual Annual