Purchase Ledger Clerk

  • Full Time
  • Ellesmere Port
  • Applications have closed.
  • £20000 -£23000

I am currently recruiting for my client who are based near to Ellesmere Port. They are recruiting for a purchase ledger clerk to join the finance team on a permanent basis. Operating within a very interesting industry this company are in a very healthy position and a long term stable working environment.


The successful applicant will be responsible for processing supplier invoices accurately, to ensure Sage 200 reflects the true creditor position.


Main responsibilities of the role:


  • Processing invoices against receipted purchase orders.
  • Set up new supplier accounts and maintain existing account details with the purchase ledger.
  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements.
  • Processing the weekly payment run.
  • Monitoring and maintaining the purchase ledger email inbox.


The candidate will have the following knowledge, skills, and experience:


  • Minimum 1 year’s Purchase Ledger experience.
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good team working skills.
  • Strong numeracy skills.
  • The ability to work to monthly deadlines.
  • An aptitude for IT – knowledge of software packages Excel, Word and Sage 200

Person specification:

  • Able to work independently and as part of a wider team, willing to help others at short notice
  • Excellent attention to detail and high levels of accuracy
  • Organised and self-motivated
  • Have a keen eye for detail and be process driven

Annual holiday entitlement is 25 days. In addition, there will be an annual entitlement of 8 days for public holidays, plus a day off for your birthday.




Hours of work: Full-time position, Monday to Friday

Reports to: Finance Manager

Hours of work: 40 per week – hours will be flexible but typically between the hours of 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday


If you feel you have the necessary skills and are keen to start a new permanent position within a very exciting and relevant company please apply to find out full details.


Salary – £20,000 – £23,000 DOE

Location – Ellesmere Port

Type – permanent

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Stuart McIntyre

Stuart McIntyre is managing the process for this particular vacancy. Please do not hesitate to contact Stuart if you would like to discuss the role in more detail - 07512 813378

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