Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk

Batley, West Yorkshire, England
£10 - £14 hour

Job Details

Sales & Purchase Ledger Clerk
£10.00 - £14.00 per hour
Free Parking

This Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk role is initially offered on a temporary contract but has the opportunity to lead to a 10 month maternity contract.

Having recently implemented Sage 200 into the business, we are looking to engage a temporary Sales & Purchase Ledger Clerk to join this established organisation in Batley. This will be based in an open plan office working within social distancing recommendations.


Working closely with the Management Accountant and Director you will be required to assist with Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk duties to include:

*Check, create and post and code invoices
*Working with purchase orders
*Assist with basic management accounts and producing meaningful analysis
*Production of weekly and monthly reports within Excel
*Checking supplier statements
*Allocating payments and suggesting payment runs
*Liaising with suppliers and customers via telephone and email
*Answer accounts queries
*Input expenses
*Reconciliation of transactions
*Reconciliation of control accounts

Skills & Experience of the Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk:

*Proven background within a Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk role
*Likely to have worked within an SME, with experience in a varied accounts capacity
*Competent user of Sage 200, Excel and other MS office products
*Inquisitive mind-set, capable of questioning processes and system procedures
*Comfortable and confident enough to feedback issues and discrepancies within the system whilst working through the implementation glitches
*Good commercial acumen with energy and a pro-active, hands-on mind-set keen to add value
*Any experience of "implementation" of new Accounts systems is advantageous

The hours of work are Monday - Friday 08.00 - 16.30 or 07.30 - 16.00.

CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd
Unit 10
Pavilion Business Park
Royds Hall Road
LS12 6AJ
0113 829 3380