Robert Half

Purchase Ledger Clerk

Robert Half
England, London
£20000 - £24000 per annum + Study Support
24 Oct 2018
21 Nov 2018
Louise Dudley-Jones
Qualification Level
Graduate, Not qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Entry Level
Contract Type

With a global presence, my client is looking to add to their already established but expanding their finance South West London based team and are hiring a talented Purchase Ledger Clerk


The Purchase Ledger clerk will report into the Finance Manager and will be responsible for the following:
  • Monthly bank reconciliation and journal preparation
  • Monthly VAT returns and ensuring foreign VAT is recorded correctly
  • Analysis of cost centres as required
  • Ad hoc analysis requirements from senior finance team members.
  • Tracking approval of invoices, purchase orders and expense claims
  • Processing of purchase orders and invoices
  • Checking, processing and paying employee expense claims
  • Planning and carrying out regular weekly payment runs
  • Maintaining an accurate record of petty cash in all departments and preparing monthly petty cash reconciliations and journals
  • Ensure all invoices are processed and paid on time, queries resolved quickly, and any delays notified


The ideal candidate will have six months experience in a Purchase Ledger capacity and will be actively studying the ACCA or CIMA qualification. You must have good Excel skills and must be organised. You must have a strong attention to detail, excellent communication and you must be keen to learn.


My client is a rapidly expanding multi-national conglomerate with interests in property, hotels, infrastructure and retail. With a global presence, my client is looking to add to their already established but expanding South West London based finance team and are hiring a talented Purchase Ledger Clerk.

Salary & Benefits

£20,000 - £24,000 & Study Support

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