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Purchase Ledger Clerk

Thirsk, Staffordshire, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 15 hours ago


About Us

Our journey started in 2009 with one man and a van, and an ambition to become the best two-person home delivery company in the UK. Today, we're an independently owned, family-run distribution and logistics business with a fleet of over 300 vans, trucks and specialist vehicles with a huge amount of combined experience in retail, transport and technology.

At every stage of the delivery process, we put customer service at the heart of everything we do - so whether we're loading orders onto vans and delivering to homes, routing trucks to distribution centres or moving bricks to building sites, we pay attention to the small details however large the load.

Our Head Office is based in Wednesbury in the West Midlands, but we operate a delivery network across the UK, and pride ourselves on engaging the very best people who share our values and determination to maintain the highest standards at every stage of the customer experience for some of the best-known UK brands and industries.

The Role

BJS is growing and diversifying and we are looking for an experienced Purchase Ledger to join our busy Finance team. Based in Wednesbury, you will report to the Management Accountant working alongside the current Purchase Ledger Clerk and be responsible for all Purchase Ledger activities.

Your duties will include:

* Inputting purchase invoices

* Matching and checking invoices against purchase orders and coding invoices

* Assisting with payments via bacs and cheque payments

* Reconciling the Ledger on a daily basis

* Processing credit notes

* Setting up new supplier accounts

* Reconciliation of supplier statements

* Keeping accurate and up to date records

* Filing and updating systems accordingly

* Handling internal and external enquiries

Skills and Qualifications

* Previous experience in a Purchase Ledger role is essential

* Experience in using Sage 200 would be beneficial

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Attention to detail

* Good telephone manner

* The ability to prioritise and manage own workload

* To be an enthusiastic team player

Job Details

Thirsk, Staffordshire, United Kingdom