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Purchase Ledger Clerk

£500 signing-on bonus. We are looking for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join our team.

Location: Andover

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000

Closing date: 29th February 2024


Job Description

About Us

NTDA Tyre Distributor of the Year 2023

Merityre Specialists are an award-winning fast-fit automotive retailer based in the Home Counties. With 24 centres spread across Hampshire, Surrey, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxford and Greater London, we have a turnover of over £31 million and employ approximately 240 staff. We aim to be the best and we’re seeking the most exceptional people to join our dedicated team to provide a first-class service to our local motorists.

We provide a specialist service for all automotive needs, ranging from new tyres, servicing and MOTs to tyre punctures, air conditioning and batteries.

About the role

We are recruiting for a Purchase Ledger Clerk to join our small, busy finance team. Reporting to the Accounts Supervisor, the main duties include:

  • Matching, coding and entering purchase invoices

  • Reconciling supplier statements

  • Dealing with supplier queries

  • Making payments via BACS

  • Any other duties required by the finance department

Working hours are Monday - Friday 08:30 - 17:00 with one hour for lunch.

Key Responsibilities

Essential Skills

This role would suit somebody with accounts experience, good attention to detail, who is comfortable with MS Excel, well-organised and looking for a new challenge within a family run business. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Computer literacy including proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisational skills
  • Team player
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Strong work ethic

If you are successful, you can look forward to a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus
  • Company pension scheme
  • 20 days annual leave in addition to Bank Holidays, increasing to 25 days over a period of time
  • Staff and family discounts
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Driving Lesson Assistance Scheme offering financial help with driving lessons