Purchase Ledger Assistant

  • Job Reference: 4780
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Arlington Resource Management
  • Location: North West London, London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £23,000 to £26,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: negotiable / excellent benefits
  • Sector: Assistant Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Ledger Clerk
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Due to continued growth and staff promotion, our client is looking to appoint a new Accounts Payable Assistant / Purchase Ledger Assistant to report to the Finance Manager.

The company is a hugely successful and vibrant £25-30m business in NW London constantly innovating its product base in the fashion/leisure sector, supplying an enviable client range across the UK and overseas. This company has strong green credentials and excellent benefits for all staff.

This Accounts Payable Assistant / Purchase Ledger Assistant role will involve:

  • Posting supplier invoices and credit notes, reconciling to purchase orders.
  • Setting up supplier accounts and liaising with suppliers re queries
  • Regular bank reconciliations and supplier statement reconciliations
  • Prepare and process regular payment runs
  • Manage supplier returns on key supplier accounts
  • Analyse credit card payments, petty cash and staff expenses
  • Assist in the development of accounts payable systems
  • Ad hoc assistant to credit control department when needed.

This will be a long term role in Accounts Payable / Purchase Ledger and previous relevant experience in Accounts Payable / Purchase Ledger is essential. Good communication and good IT skills are needed and the ability to work in a fast paced dynamic company.

Excellent benefits are on offer including:
Generous salary
Significant staff discounts
Wellness benefits
Christmas close
Free parking
Monthly awards