Purchase Ledger Assistant

Location – Leeds HQ, Leeds Road, LS26

Full-time, Permanent

Salary circa £19,500 p.a. – Dependant on experience


About The Role

David Wood Foods is a food manufacturing organisation with a Head Office in Leeds. We have over 20 years experience in the food business, and currently produce a range of quality products for the retail and foodservice industry from seven high-tech factories.

As a result of building great relationships with our customers, we have established ourselves as leaders in the own label sector within the food industry, providing food products to the biggest retailers in the UK.

Due to recent growth we are recruiting for a purchase ledger assistant to join our accounts team.

Responsibilities & Requirements

  • Full supplier account statement reconciliations and communicating with suppliers
  • Processing of supplier invoices / matching purchase orders and generating weekly payments in line with agreed terms
  • Bank account reconciliations and weekly postings , ensuring any outstanding items are investigated and cleared accordingly
  • Monthly employee expenditure claims
  • Petty cash reconciliation
  • Generation of VAT return for individual site
  • Fixed Asset register invoices
  • Preparation of various accruals at month end
  • Control accounts reconciliation
  • Closing monthly accounting period ensuring all postings completed
  • Ad hoc duties in accounts department

The right candidate should be able to work on their own initiative and as a team player in a busy environment and have good communication skills to operate throughout the business at all levels.

Knowledge of SAGE 200 would be an advantage.

Please apply here or submit your CV directly to john.randall@davidwoodfoods.com

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