Purchase Ledger Manager

Hays A&F
England, West Midlands, Solihull
£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Closing date
Dec 1, 2021

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Purchase Ledger Manager, Shirley, Up to £45,000

Hays are delighted to be working with a multi-million-pound SME construction business to recruit for a Purchase Ledger Manager on a permanent basis. My client is looking for an experienced Purchase Ledger Manager to join their fast-paced Purchase Ledger department. The successful candidate will be confident managing people day to day to ensure all financial deadlines are met and will be able to effectively close out actions, complete reporting and checks, and follow up issues to a high standard. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to ensure that they have a rewarding role within a highly regarded and successful team.

This role is based in my clients' office in Shirley and is offering up to £45,000 per annum. Other benefits include a 3.5% pension, life assurance and 23 days annual leave (excluding. bank holidays).

The key responsibilities of this role are as follows:

  • Ensuring workload is appropriate.
  • Collation and utilising management information to make informed decisions.
  • Review and certify that payments are accurate, and all audits are complete and correct at point of payments.
  • Ability to review work and ensure audits are carried out to a high standard. Looking at trends, further training requirements for the team and potentially changing procedures to ensure error is mitigated.
  • Ensuring year end documentation is in line with audit requests.
  • Ensuring engagement with suppliers meets all company requirements.
  • Escalation of queries with departmental managers to close out continued issues.
  • Ensuring close out for month end processes and all work is accurate and in line with department expectations.
  • Review of processes and procedures for efficient and accurate work.
  • Performance Management where required.

In order to be successful in this role you will:

  • Be AAT Qualified or Qualified by Experience (QBE)
  • Be highly numerical
  • Have the ability to ensure financial practices are in line with statutory legislation and regulations
  • Have excellent IT skills/finance systems experience
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Have experience within a construction or civil engineering organisation
  • Have previous management experience- ideally across a large team or high-volume/busy environment

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