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Purchase Ledger Assistant

Market Sector:
£18 - £20000


Purchase Ledger Assistant – Kempston Site


Responsible for all aspects of a high volume of Purchase Invoices


Our client is a long-established electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider that employs more than 400 people with a turnover exceeding £40million. They take great pride in providing a range of high complexity industrial electronics products and outsourced manufacturing solutions for worldwide clients in a range of industries.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to be responsible for the processing of a high volume of Purchase Invoices together with resolving invoice queries, reconciling supplier statements, supplier liaison and day to day admin duties within an awesome and dedicated team, based at the Kempston offices.

This is an exciting fast paced environment which varies every day, but it’s also a challenging role which requires commitment and dedication.

Your duties in this role will include:

  • Processing high volumes of Purchase Invoices

  • Accurate interpretation and data entry

  • Using Excel at an intermediate level

  • Part of a dynamic and busy team

  • Supporting colleagues with additional tasks when necessary


The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and qualities:

  • Excellent Excel knowledge

  • Demonstrable communication skills

  • Fast and accurate data input

  • Great attention to detail and discrepancy spotting

  • Able to work within a busy team with own initiative

  • Good Admin skills

  • Good MS Office knowledge

  • Excellent numeracy skills

  • GCSE’s grades A-C (or equivalent) in Maths and English

  • A Level / NVQ qualification (desirable, not essential)


Salary and reward package: 

  • £18,000 - £20,000 (Depending on experience)

  • Flexi hours working

  • Free onsite Gym membership

  • 28 – 33 Days holiday (including statutory Bank Holidays)

  • Holiday Days purchase scheme available

  • Free onsite parking


Key Words: Kempston, MK42 7UP, Accounts, Purchase Ledger, Excel, Data Entry, Detail, Accurate, Team, MS Office, Microsoft, Invoices, Communication