Purchase Ledger/Finance Assistant

Location Leicester
Discipline: Accountancy and Financial Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000 per annum + 28 days hol/pension/parking/progression
Contact name: Neil Tyack

Contact email: neil@recfinancial.co.uk
Job ref: NMT 0102_1637955014
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: TBA

***Purchase Ledger Clerk/Finance Assistant - Leicester*** Are you an experienced Purchase Ledger clerk/Finance Assistant looking to join a small close-knit team and grow? We are looking for a team player with an approachable personality and friendly nature to join the business. If this sounds like you, then RECfinancial would like to hear from you!
To be considered for the role, you'll require the following essentials:

  • Current or recent experience of working within a Purchase Ledger role
  • Sound knowledge of Excel including basic formulas & Sage 50 Accounting
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A high level of accuracy

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a similar role. You will be a friendly and approachable individual with excellent communication skills.
Within this position, you'll also be and have:

  • Processing invoices & payments accurately
  • Resolving queries from inception to completion
  • Setting up & maintaining accurate records of new suppliers
  • Preparing weekly & monthly BACS Payment runs
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Maintaining key supplier relationships
  • Carrying out general administrative tasks
  • Maintaining weekly reports
  • Dealing with supplier/accounts queries
  • Coverage in all areas of finance in the event of holidays and sickness
  • Work on various reconciliations
  • Well organised and productive
  • Can do attitude
  • Ad Hoc support of other areas of the business

In return, my client offers a great opportunity to join a growing business with clear career progression.
£19k - £23k dependent on experience
Working hours are Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week
28 days inc stat
Career progression
For further information, please contact Neil@RECfinancial on 07976416967 or email