Puchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Administration and Accounts

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  • Salary:

    £21000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Martin Bane

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  • Contact phone:

    01603 701077

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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Purchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant required for a Car Dealer Group

- Monday – Friday – 37.5 hours per week
- Salary Between £19,000 - £21,000
- Fareham, Hampshire

Our Client, a Multi-Site Car Dealership group is currently looking to hire a Purchase Ledger for their busy accounts department. You will be based at their Multi-Franchise site in Fareham.

Our ideal candidate will be strong, analytical, logical, stay calm under pressure of deadlines and possess a high attention to detail! Being able to work independently, and also as part of the accounts team to achieve the deadlines is essential.

IT literacy and attention to detail, and accuracy are key skills, as well as being a strong communicator.

Duties of the successful Puchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant are to include but are not limited to:

- Reconciling supplier statements and liaising with suppliers for payments and queries
- Processing payment runs ensuring suppliers are paid promptly and within agreed credit terms
- Invoice processing
- Statement checks
- Posting payments on accounts system and bank.
- Credit card and petty cash reconciliation
- To have a good knowledge of VAT/Non VAT items
- Ability to work in a fast paced environment
- Group bank payments and receipts posted
- Accounts daily imports from their dealer management system
- Assisting in annual accounting audits / year end.
- General admin office duties
For this, Our Client is prepared to offer working hours of Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours, preferably 08:00 – 17:00, but some flexibility may be offered.

You will ideally live within the Fareham area or be able to travel to the Fareham area and have a working experience as a Purchase Ledger.

Previous automotive experience is highly advantageous but not a necessity.

Our Client offers a competitive salary package between £19,000 - £21,000 dependent om experience.

If this Puchase Ledger / Accounts Assistant Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Dealership Jobs and Commercial Vehicle in Southampton, Portsmouth, Bournemouth, Eastleigh, Salisbury, Havant, Fareham, or Hampshire, Wiltshire, Sussex, Dorset & Surrey Area, please contact Martin from Perfect Placement.

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