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Purchase Ledger Clerk

County Durham, United Kingdom, £ £ 18000.00-20000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Purchase Ledger Clerk

Due to continued growth, an exciting position has become available for a full-time Purchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant based in Middlesbrough. The successful candidate will earn £18,000 - £20,000 depending upon knowledge and experience.

Hours of work will be 9am to 5.30 pm and own transport is recommended due to location.

Role Requirements

  • Previous experience within the shipping/transportation or freight forwarding industry in an Accounts role is an advantage but is not essential.
  • Qualifications to a minimum of GCSE standard is required with good numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills for liaising with customers, suppliers and work colleagues in the UK and overseas both verbally and electronically.
  • The role requires a substantial amount of concentration and accuracy so good typing skills would assist.
  • An ability to work as a team to assist in all areas of the department if/when required and to be able to prioritise work and use own initiative would be essential
  • Good IT literacy

Role Responsibilities

  • Responsible for group of accounts
  • Organisation of email
  • Processing of purchase invoices via an in house system (e.g job-costs)
  • Processing of purchase invoices via Sun Accounts (e.g Tank Repairs)
  • Distributing purchase invoices for approval to UK/Overseas staff
  • Communication with suppliers and UK/Overseas staff and dealing with purchase invoice enquiries
  • Reconciliation of supplier statements
  • Preparing monthly payments - balancing to supplier statements
  • Entering payments on to banking systems
  • In-house maintenance of supplier accounts
  • Scanning


Bulkhaul Limited was established in 1981 and is dedicated to the global transportation of liquids, powders, and gases. With consistent annual growth and a fleet of over 23,000 deep sea liquid iso-tanks, which are 100% owned, Bulkhaul is one of the world's largest independent operators and a market leader in global tank transportation.

The successful candidate will receive the following benefits:

  • Private Health Cover
  • Various Pension Scheme options
  • 20 days holiday per annum plus all statutory bank holidays
  • Company Sick pay
  • Annual Pay review

Why should you apply?

  • To join a fantastic company
  • To become part of a great team
  • To showcase your knowledge and skill set

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Keywords: Purchase Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Assistant, Accounts Role, Sun Accounts, Banking Systems, Supplier Accounts

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County Durham, United Kingdom
£ £ 18000.00-20000.00 Annual Annual