We are hiring: Purchase Ledger Clerk

We are hiring: Purchase Ledger Clerk

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Due to our continued expansion within our busy finance department, Tri-Tech 3D and the Stanford Marsh Group of companies are on the lookout for a new Purchase Ledger Clerk to join their thriving team.

Responsible to: Financial Controller

Location: Worcester

Working Hours:

Mon – Thur 9 am to 5:15 pm

Fri 9am to 5 pm

[Lunch allowance = 1 hour each day]

Job Responsibilities

  • Receive and post invoices to Sage promptly
  • Chase all outstanding invoices, whether internally for sign off or externally from suppliers.
  • Assist with implementing new processes and procedures.
  • Process all payments through Sage.
  • Ensure foreign payments to Clipouro, Jutu, and Gera SRL are processed through to PO.
  • Ensure purchase ledger cashbooks are reconciled to Bank and Sales ledger cashbook AR/AP contra
  • Ensure all suppliers are paid to their terms and conditions.
  • Ensure all purchase orders are assigned to a supplier invoice in a timely manner.
  • Monthly supplier statement reconciliation on a rolling basis.
  • Ensure creditor listing is kept up to date, for example, trading name/address/commodity codes/credit limits/VAT numbers, etc.
  • Maintain a log of invoices awaiting authorisation.
  • Recognise accruals/prepayments and liaise with the Financial Controller.
  • Ensure VAT is accounted for correctly.
  • Ensure special codings are processed for Arval, Parcelforce & Vodafone invoices.
  • Keep coding spreadsheet up to date as Bible no side notes, liaising with Financial Controller.
  • Maintain relationships with suppliers & internal departments.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties requested by the Financial Controller

Personal Qualities we are looking for…

  • Looking to become a professional accountant with AAT Level 2 or equivalent, yet needing to gain experience on a purchase ledger, for up to 3 years, whilst studying towards the AAT qualification.
  • Ability to take responsibility for the whole of the purchase ledger and to meet all deadlines.
  • Sage experience preferred but not essential.
  • Team player.
  • Willingness to learn new accounting packages, efficiently.
  • Great communication skills.

You will be working across the full spectrum of all of the Stanford Marsh Group of companies. This includes Cadspec Ltd, Tri-Tech 3D, 3D Print Bureau, and Stanford Marsh. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is striving to one day be a Finance Manager/Financial Controller/Management Accountant. Here at SMG, we will support you along the way with study support and a wealth of knowledge within our team.

Please send over a covering letter and CV to careers@stanfordmarsh.co.uk clearly outlining why you would be suitable for this role.