Purchase Ledger Clerk

Macildowie Associates.
£22000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
12 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


A great opportunity to join a reputable company based in Coventry. This role will see you getting involved in; processing invoices, dealing with supplier queries and ensure that answers are given on a timely basis and be responsible for ensuring that supplier statement reconciliations and other key control work is undertaken on a timely basis.

The ideal candidate would have experience of working in a small team and be able to complete the full Purchase Ledger process.


  • Ensure all invoices are processed and authorised within the agreed deadline and accurately
  • Deal with all supplier queries efficiently, effectively and to the satisfaction of the supplier
  • Reconcile supplier statements in line with the agreed timetable
  • Managing supplier expectations, in regards to payment of invoices to ensure you are maximising the working capital position of the company.
  • To work as a team member, pulling together to ensure that all deadlines are achieved
  • Assisting with the review and upkeep of the GRNI accrual
  • Develop current process and procedures to ensure the department is running efficiently
  • Contribute to a service led culture ensuring the satisfaction of the customer at all times
  • Take responsibility for ongoing professional self development
  • To ensure effective lines of communication are maintained at all levels, internally and externally


  • Strong background in Purchase Ledger/Accounts Payable
  • Previous experience of working in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent customer and colleague relationship skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines, and to remain calm under pressure
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Computer literacy in Word, Excel, Outlook and other systems required to perform the role

Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the regions premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at www.macildowie.com.

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