Purchase Ledger

  • Location
    Rotherham, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Purchase ledger Clerk
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-102019-100001

Purchase Ledger


Full Time Permanent


Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm


£18,000 to £22,000


Based in Rotherham



Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:




  • Entering all purchase invoices onto the accounts system within Great Plains

  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements

  • Processing invoices, reconciling delivery notes to invoices received and purchase orders

  • To positively promote the company and its products and services and ensure that a professional image is provided at all times to suppliers, customers and colleagues

  • To undertake, when requested the accounts manager or managing directors, additional reasonable tasks and responsibilities not outlined above in order to support the success and continuing performance of the department and company.

  • To abide by the company's confidentiality agreement when carrying out all tasks as part of this role.



Essential Skills/Competencies/Experience/Qualifications Required:



Key Skills Required:




  • Excellent communication skills, telephone manner and technique as well as good interpersonal skills

  • Effective numeracy, literacy and word processing skills

  • Ability to liaise closely with internal colleagues and external parties

  • Ability to work as member of a team

  • Excellent organisational skills, demonstrates a logical and methodical approach with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Demonstrates an analytical approach

  • Have an ordered approach to documentation and procedures

  • Able to maintain accuracy whilst dealing with large volumes of information and working at speed

  • Ability to make decisions relating to the day to day tasks within your remit without upward referral, and refer wider reaching decisions to the Accounts Manager

  • Willingness to learn and be flexible in in the working arrangements

  • The ability to handle confidential information in the appropriate manner

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Craig Bramhall