Purchase Ledger and Sales Ledger Clerk

England, South Yorkshire, Rotherham
£20000 - £23000 per annum
24 Jun 2021
22 Jul 2021
Hannah Guy
Job Title
Accounts Payable
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are currently recruiting for an energetic all round Purchase and Sales Ledger Administrator who is keen to make a move to a successful market leading business in Rotherham. The company has a strong national presence and their head office location is based out of modern offices with parking. This is an ongoing temporary role, which may become permanent.

Working as part of a small team, you report directly to the Purchase and Sales Ledger Manager, performing an all round accounting role with duties to include:-

Purchase ledger
* Processing of invoices adhering to set procedures
* Identification of problems and where possible resolving of these
* Ensure distribution rules are kept up to date to ensure efficient and timely approval of invoices
* Raising Purchase Orders
* Preparation and completion of weekly international and monthly UK supplier payments
* Keep Purchase and Sales Ledger Team Leader aware of issues on a timely basis

Sales ledger
* Raising sales invoices and dispatching to customers
* Maintaining pricing system
* Raising credit notes and maintaining credit note register
* Monitor sales orders and ensure confirmation of despatches
* Keep Purchase and Sales Ledger Team Leader aware of issues on a timely basis

* Provide general assistance in the finance department
* Liaising with suppliers, customers and internal teams
* Ad hoc reporting
* To carry out any other tasks requested by the Purchase and Sales Ledger Team Leader

The following skills and attributes are a pre-requisite to be considered for this role:

* Minimum GCSE (or equivalent) Grade B English and Maths
* Familiarity with purchase ledger and sales ledger
* Sage experience advantageous, along with strong Excel skills
* Strong team player
* Ability to work autonomously (the role will be home based at least initially before the team returns to site) with excellent communication skills to maintain contact with the wider team
* Demonstrate knowledge of accounting principles to understand the role of the finance department

If you match the specified criteria and you are interested in discussing the position in more detail, please do not hesitate to contact us today.

Elevation Accountancy & Finance focuses on the recruitment of talented Accountancy and Finance professionals across all levels, from entry level trainees through to post qualified accountants.