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Purchase Ledger Clerk - Immediate Start!

Location: COLCHESTER, ESSEX Salary: 18000 - 20000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 3 months ago Reference: 3100819
REED Accountancy are delighted to be working exclusively with a large employer of choice based in Colchester Town in recruiting a Purchase Ledger Clerk. This position is an interim position for 6 months with the possibility of an extension and also the possibility of longer term prospects within the team.

You will be working in a team of 4 reporting directly to the financial controller. This is a varied postion and you will bhe required to liase with other departments across the business.


Key Responsibilities
• Daily short term cash management for c. 40 bank accounts, evaluating how best to utilise short term cash
• Posting of transactions to Sun ledger
• Weekly cash schedule preparation
• Organisation of foreign payments
• Daily dealings with claims department
• Daily cash payments, postings and bank reconciliations
• Ensuring accuracy and adherence to monthly timetable
• Control of electronic payment system and bank mandates
• Liaison with the banks to ensure transactions occur smoothly

Key Competencies
• The ideal candidate will be expected to perform to a high standard in a very fast paced environment.
• To be successful in this role you must be a genuine team player who has the ability to cooperate confidently with colleagues and customers.
• You will need to be self-motivated and able to work under pressure.
• You will need to be self-organised with excellent attention to detail skills, with the ability to multi-task with several different projects without allowing standards to drop
• You must be able to work to strict deadlines
• A flexible and positive approach is also needed to fit into our team culture.
• Experience in insurance will be advantage.
• PC skills are essential.




Person Specification
• At least 6 GCSE grades at C and above including Maths and English
• Experience within an office environment and working within treasury
• Computer literate
• Knowledge of Excel
• Good numerical skills
• Good communication skills
• Organised with strong attention to detail
• Customer focused

This is a responsible and rewarding role for an individual who is interested in pursuing a new challenge. If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity please apply directly to: Michael.Puczkowski@reedglobal.com


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