Purchase Ledger Clerk

Optima Professional Services are currently recruiting for an experienced Purchase Ledger Clerk to work for a Client based in Hinckley. You will be working within a busy accounts department and will be required to have the following skills:

  • Check & code invoices

  • Processing BACS or cheque payments

  • Monthly reconciliations of supplier statements

  • Set up Supplier accounts

  • Monthly payment runs

  • Petty cash

  • Sending out remittances

  • Process business expenses

  • File invoices and statements

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a Purchase Ledger Clerk and will have:

  • Purchase Ledger skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Team player

  • Self-motivated

  • Good IT knowledge, strong excel capabilities

  • Attention to detail and accuracy skills are essential

The successful candidate will be studying AAT and have excellent IT skills, particularly Excel to at least intermediate level.

You will need to be comfortable working within a fast-paced environment and have the ability to work to tight deadlines. You will also need to be confident with dealing at all levels, a can-do attitude and excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Temporary contract with an immediate start.

£9.00 an hour.

A full driving licence would also be advantageous as public transport is limited. Free car parking



£22,000–£26,000 per annum