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Purchase Ledger Assistant- 20 hours per week

Manchester, Lancashire
£20,000 to £22,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

A permanent, part-time Purchase Ledger Assistant role based in South Manchester, within the Education Sector, offering between £20,000 and £22,000 pro rata for 20 hours per week.

Client Details

Our client is a well known Further Education institution based in South Manchester who pride themselves on supporting their students to succeed, whatever their ambitions or talents may be. They serve the local community by furthering their students employment prospects and aim to ensure success in both life and work.


The key responsibilities of the Purchase Ledger Assistant will include, but may not be limited to;

1 Support both internal requisitioners and budget holders to facilitate the purchase of goods & services, whilst ensuring financial regs are adhered to.

2 Process high volumes of supplier invoices onto finance system.

3 Reconcile supplier statements.

4 Resolve supplier and internal purchase ledger enquiries.

5 Ensure prompt and accurate payment to suppliers by fortnightly bacs runs.

6 Assist with month end and year end processes (inc. audit) 7 Assist the Procurement Lead with procurement tasks and ad hoc projects


The successful candidate must possess the following in order to be considered;

1 Literacy and numeracy skills at GCSE grade C or above or equivalent;

2 Experience of working in a customer orientated environment;

3 Be able to work under pressure, to deadlines and to maintain a high degree of accuracy

Up to date working knowledge and general level of competence in the use of Microsoft packages including Outlook, explorer, word processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint and databases.

Job Offer

On offer to the candidate;

  • A permanent, part-time role offering 20 hours per week;
  • Between £20,000 and £22,000 pro rata, per year;
  • A supportive team;
  • Great benefits, including;
    • 43 days annual leave (Inclusive of bank holidays)?
    • Generous contributory company pension scheme?
    • Childcare discounts?
    • Onsite Starbucks?
    • Employee Assistance Programme?
    • Continuous Professional Development?
    • Free Parking?
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  • Job Reference: 702711566-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Page Personnel Finance
    Page Personnel Finance
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent