Finance Officer (Purchase Ledger)

Chester, Cheshire
Up to £24,172 per annum (dependent on skillset)
14 Jun 2021
28 Jun 2021
Job Title
Purchase Ledger
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Officer (Purchase Ledger)

Chester, Cheshire

Up to £24,172 per annum (dependent on skillset)

Full Time (35 hours per week), Permanent


Our client is a value-orientated Housing Association working together to create communities where people want to live. They manage circa 5,500 homes over a wide geographical area and their residents include families, older people and those in need of special care and support.  


With immediate effect they are looking to recruit a dedicated and experienced individual to join their Purchase Ledger team to: 

  • Work as part of a team to ensure that all the Association's financial transactions are properly recorded in the Association's financial accounting systems, in accordance with the Association’s laid down financial policies and procedures.
  • Maintain an effective purchase ledger system ensuring that invoices and employee expense claims are processed in an accurate, timely and efficient manner.
  • In accordance with the Association’s financial policies and procedures, maintain accurate supplier records and manage scheduled BACS payments.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement, and work with their line manager to drive continuous improvement.
  • Provide support and cover to other members of the Finance team as is reasonably required.


In return, they offer an excellent benefits package including: DC Pension Scheme with employer’s contributions up to 10%; 25 days annual leave (rising to 28 after 4 years’ service); flexi time (up to 13 additional days’ leave per year) and flexible / agile working options; payments of professional subscription fees, opportunities for learning, training and professional development.


Please upload a CV and written statement detailing how your skills, experience, abilities, behaviours and work-related qualities make you a suitable candidate for this role. Please note that the written statement forms an important part of their shortlisting process.  


Closing date: Monday 28th June 2021 at 5pm