Job Description

Salary: £30,000 – £32,000

Consultants: Karen Reynolds, Sarah Hughes

Currently working with a fantastic Client based in Oldham, who are looking for an experienced Purchase Ledger who is willing to learn the Import side of the job.

Working hours are – Monday – Friday, 08:30am – 5:00pm 


As Purchase Ledger Clerk you will work as part of a fast-paced team. You will monitor, record, and provide accurate financial information relating to cash management. Your key responsibilities will be: –

  • Liaising with overseas suppliers, forwarders, and the bank
  • Making daily payments to factories based in China.
  • Posting daily cashbook journals
  • Matching goods in notes, freight, and inspection invoices to supplier invoices
  • Reconciling and posting monthly deferment statements
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Raising debit notes against delivery statements
  • Sending out shipping documents to forwarders with commodity codes for customs clearance
  • Running ‘stock received not invoiced’ report, investigating and resolving any queries.
  • Keeping supplier accounts tidy/internal programme reconciliation
  • Dealing with a large volume of e-mails
  • Internal Correspondence/Communication


The Ideal Candidate will have a diverse set of skills, you will need:

  • Import Ledger knowledge not essential (but desirable)
  • Relevant experience for all aspects of the role
  • Have a “will do” attitude.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Be able to work to constantly changing deadlines.
  • Business Central knowledge, not essential (but desirable)
  • A willingness to learn.

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV over to us or contact the office for more information.

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