Purchase Ledger / Accounts Payable Controller

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Danielle Nixon

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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nCipher Security, a leader in the general purpose hardware security module market, is now an Entrust Datacard company, delivering trust, integrity and control to business critical information and applications.

Morson are delighted to be working exclusively with nCipher to recruit a Purchase Ledger Controller on a 6 month interim basis initially.

Reporting into the Chief Accountant the primary purpose of the role is to process and maintain ledger records manually.

Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities/Tasks:

  • Purchase ledger set-up (Suppliers and Expenses)
  • Maintaining accounting records
  • Maintain Nexonia expense tool
  • Match and process purchase invoices
  • Ensure high level of accuracy of input and coding
  • Manage supplier invoice queries
  • Manage invoice log (tracking status) and creditors ledger
  • Payment runs (Suppliers and Expenses)
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Purchase ledger reporting
  • Banking entries
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • To assist with Internal/External Audits

Skillset required:

  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills - both verbal and written
  • Able to prioritise and organise work load
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • A detailed and methodical approach to tasks

Essential experience Required:

  • Previous Manual Accounting Experience in a similar role
  • Experience of Accounting within a fast paced transactional business
  • Board level reporting and analysis

Desirable experience Required:

  • Experience within a large corporate business
  • At least 5 years accounting experience