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Purchase Ledger Clerk

Reference Number: 8002

Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Scunthorpe
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: 9.00 / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Contract
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Part Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Monday To Friday

Job Description

Our client is offering a fantastic opportunity for a PURCHASE LEDGER CLERK to work for their multi award winning business at their SCUNTHORPE facility.

This forward-thinking organisation are offering initially a fixed term position for 6 months (maternity cover), joining an existing team of hardworking office support staff, within the financial department.

Upon joining the team, you will support the daily functions within the financial department. Helping to ensure the efficient running of the accounting policies and procedures are correctly operated.

You will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and hard working with excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team as well as organised. This role will suit you if you are keen to maintain high standards and are methodical in your approach.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Monday to Friday, 5 hours per day, 25 hours per week (flexible working hours)


The following are a list of responsibilities for the Purchase Ledger Clerk jobs in Scunthorpe :

  • You will be required to create and update spreadsheets of daily transactions
  • Planning and managing time carefully to ensure all tasks are achieved
  • Manage accounts receivable and payable
  • Review and process reimbursements
  • Maintain reports on financial metrics
  • Keep and maintain consistently high standard of ledger maintenance in order to ensure that the accurate information is always available to aid in decision making
  • Ensuring all employment, environmental, health & safety, HMRC policies, practices and statutory legislation are strictly adhered to
  • Data entry and ensuring accurate and timely completion of administration processes to achieve company benchmark(s)
  • Answering of the telephone, taking messages and handling of enquiries / queries


  • Proficient in English and have a good standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Kerridge systems experience is desirable
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel


  • Purchase Ledge experience & a proven record is essential
  • Proven work experience within a finance department and/or similar (finance administrator/finance assistant or similar role)
  • Hands on experience with accounting software
  • Have a good work record and above average attendance
  • Motor trade experience is also desirable

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Must be practical
  • A good eye for attention to detail
  • 100% committed & ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Must be a good team player
  • Work to high standards
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Free Parking
  • Pension Scheme & matched pension contributions
  • Discounts
  • £600 colleague referral bonus
  • Rewards discount shopping portal
  • Life assurance (free)

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