Purchase Ledger Assistant


Up to £25000 per annum


United Kingdom,--Oldham

Job Type



  • Job Title: Purchase ledger Assistant
  • Salary: up to £25k
  • Working hours: Monday to Friday 9 am-5 pm (flexible)
  • Location: Oldham

Agility is delighted to be working with a wholesaler's based in Manchester, they have over 40 year's experience in their industry with over 8000 different product lines and similarly over 13,500 on-trade customers.

This business has close to 1000 employees across the UK in their 15 depots. Due to the growth of the business, they are looking for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their team of 6 in their Head office.

They have a supportive and progressive environment and are looking for someone with a can-do attitude and can hit the ground running.

What you will be doing:

Overview The Purchase Ledger Clerk will be responsible for all the accounts payable duties. Generating coding and checking invoices, working out statements and dealing with enquiries.

  • Processing Invoices, both stock and overheads.
  • Maintain existing ledger.
  • Banking Cover.
  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements.
  • Process business expenses for Account Managers.
  • Posting Invoices.
  • Deal with Supplier queries.

About you:

  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Confident communicator with all levels of management within the company
  • A real can-do attitude
  • Previous knowledge of working in a Purchase Ledger position
  • Knowledge of working on excel spreadsheets
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent team working skills
  • The ability to work to monthly deadlines

In return you will receive:

  • Salary: up to £25k
  • Bonus Scheme up to 20%
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays

What's next?

  • If you are interested in this role please apply now.
  • If you would like to find out more then please get in touch

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