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Purchase Ledger Clerk

Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom, £ £ 22000.00-23000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Due to our client relocating offices, we are exclusively recruiting 2 Purchase Ledger Clerks for the business. This would be a fantastic opportunity for someone with purchase ledger experience to join a global, well established and fast paced business.

Client Details

Our client is a large US owned manufacturing business, which has a turnover of c. £100 million, but is part of a c. £3.5 billion turnover group of companies. The Purchase Ledger Clerks will be based at the site near Burton-on-Trent, which is commutable from Derby, Litchfield and Burton-on-Trent.


You will be working alongside other Purchase Ledger Clerks and will be reporting into the Purchase Ledger Supervisor. Your duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Processing of high volumes of supplier invoices (c. 250 invoices per week)
  • Day to day purchase ledger functions including dealing with supplier queries, statement reconciliations, rejects and credit notes
  • Managing supplier expectations regarding payment of invoices to assist in maximising the working capital position of the company
  • Ensure compliance with group accounting policies and the relevant statutory accounting standards (UK & US GAAP)
  • Establish and implement a control environment to underpin the accuracy of the UK financial reporting ensuring compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley


To apply for this position, you:

  • Must have some experience of working in purchase ledger

Job Offer

This is a permanent opportunity, which is offering:

  • A salary between £22,000 and £23,000 (dependent upon experience)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Initially an office based role, but the potential to work some days from home in the future
  • Free on site parking
  • A 37 hour working week, with an early 1pm finish on Fridays
  • Career progression in the future if desired

Job Details

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Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
£ £ 22000.00-23000.00 Annual Annual