Purchase Ledger Team Leader

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  • Sector:

    Car Dealership, Administration and Accounts

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  • Salary:

    £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Harry Woodcock

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  • Contact phone:

    01792 344594

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Purchase Ledger Team Leader required in Chepstow.

- Starting salary up to £25-28,000 per annum pending experience and current earnings.
- 37.5 hour week Monday to Friday.

Our client, a large multi-franchise car dealer group based across South Wales and South West England, are currently recruiting for a Purchase Ledger Team Leader to join their head office in Chepstow.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller and work as part of a friendly team, your key responsibilities shall include:

- Managing a high volume purchase ledger for our client's business.
- Line manager to 5 members of staff and ensuring the team hits both company and brand deadlines.
- Training and development of staff, including one to one reviews.
- Managing and assisting with complex reconciliations, supplier queries, high volume accounts etc.
- Preparing and running weekly and monthly BACs runs, and manual supplier payments if required.
- Maintaining internal PO system.
- Managing shared mailbox.
- Month end reporting.
- Resolution of queries for colleagues in other departments as necessary.
- Ad-hoc duties as required (including covering team members’ absence).

In order to be eligible you will ideally live within an easily commutable distance of Chepstow and will need to hold recent or current experience working within a similar Purchase Ledger Team Leader/accountancy role. Overall you will be organised, analytical and have a good attention to detail, have good communication skills being able to build and maintain good relationships with both colleagues and customers, and will will be proficient in Microsoft Office packages, particularly Microsoft Excel. Experience working in the motor industry or with the Kerridge/CDK dealer management system would be advantageous but is non-essential.

For your hard work our client as a Purchase Ledger Team Leader our client is offering:

- Starting salary up to £25-28,000 per annum pending experience and current earnings.
- Any necessary in-house training and development provided.
- Workplace pension scheme.
- 22 days annual holiday allowance plus the 8 bank holidays
- Excellent career development prospects with a large car dealer group.
- 37.5 hour week with flexible work hours between the business opening times of 7:30am-6:00pm Monday to Friday.

If this Purchase Ledger Team Leader Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Chepstow please contact Harry Woodcock at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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