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Purchase Ledger Assistant

Blue Spark
£ Negotiable
Closing date
3 Dec 2021

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Contract Type
Purchasing, Supply Chain
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

The Company

This is a great opportunity to develop your career within a growing entrepreneurial business. Our client is looking for a Purchase Ledger Assistant to join their friendly and fast-paced team.

The Role

In this dynamic Purchasing role you’ll work with the Purchase Ledge Manager to maintain Supplier accounts, input invoices, obtain authorisations and arrange payments.

Your core responsibilities will include:

  • Checking purchase invoices are correct, agreeing to standard costs and obtaining relevant authorisation
  • Imputing purchase invoices to SAP, checking the correct nominal code
  • Ensuring supplier accounts are reconciled and any debit balances are investigated
  • Providing Purchase Ledger Manager with a weekly Creditor snapshot, highlighting any problem accounts, and a monthly detailed Creditor report of outstanding aged balances with details of issues

The Person

We are looking for a confident Purchasing professional who has previous Purchase Ledger experience within a fast paced FMCG company.

You’ll have a strong attention to detail and good analytical and reporting skills. A good level of computer literacy is also essential for this role, and you’ll ideally have knowledge of SAP or another ERP system.

If you’re ready to take on a challenging and varied role where you can apply your good organisational skills then we’d like to hear from you. Apply now or call Kimia on 0345 2600 737 for more information.



We do our utmost to get back to candidates quickly but if you have not heard back from us within 5 days then your application has not been successful on this occasion.           

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, I am sorry to say that we are unable to respond to candidates that do not possess the required food & drink industry experience required for our vacancies.  


Blue Spark is a boutique recruitment consultancy for the Food and Drinks industry, satisfying a growing appetite for intelligent and ethical recruitment.

Working entirely free of commission, we source high calibre candidates for some of the most exciting organisations in the field.

Our friendly and creative consultants seek the perfect match with every appointment – be it graduate or director level, permanent or interim.

Established by Food professionals in 2006, our vast experience and intuitive grasp of market trends has earned us the superb reputation we enjoy today.

With a particular commitment to openness and innovation, Blue Spark offers a truly comprehensive range of recruitment solutions across all sectors of the Food and Drinks industry.

These include:

• Search and Selection

• Advertised Search

• Executive Search

• Database Search

• Proactive Candidate Generation

So whether you're seeking that dream job in Food and Drink, or the perfect people for your growing business, Blue Spark can deliver.

Find Us
0345 2600 737
34 - 36 The Broadway
Haywards Heath
RH16 3AL
United Kingdom
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