Purchase Ledger Clerk

England, Bristol
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Sep 12, 2019
Oct 10, 2019
Hannah Scriven
Job Role
Accounts Payable
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Not qualified, Part qualified

My client are looking for a Purchase Ledger Clerk due to internal growth to join their friendly Finance team. This role would suit someone who has had previous experience within an Accounts department, thrives in a busy environment and is studying their AAT.

Client Details

My client is a creative, well respected, growing SME organisation located in Central Bristol. They provide study support, a relaxed working environment and fantastic benefits. Being a leader in their sector they've built up a strong reputation as being a brilliant place to work.


Key responsibilities:

- Own and manage the end to end process resolving supplier queries
- To ensure invoices received from suppliers are processed daily
- Resolve customer queries to clear invoices for payment by liaising with both suppliers and contacts within the business.
- Support payment runs as required.

- Regularly undertake reconciliation of supplier statements, ensuring all suppliers are reconciled.
- Build and maintain relationships with suppliers so as to enable swift and accurate processing of invoices and timely settlement.
- Build relationships with stakeholders within the business.
- Engage with internal and external customers to provide support which meets their needs and helps them to understand accounts payable procedures.

- To undertake any other ad hoc request.


The successful candidate:

  • Be used to dealing with large volume workloads and be able to work to deadlines
  • An ability to communicate effectively and to build strong working relationships with both team members and internal clients
  • IT literate
  • Flexibility when required
  • You will need to be accurate and organised with a good eye for detail
  • Good level of education or equivalent work experience.

Job Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Working for a growing organisation
  • Great working benefits
  • Relaxed working environment