Purchase Ledger Clerk

Edge Hill University
Ormskirk, Lancashire
£20,989 to £22,876 per annum
26 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Maternity Cover
Full Time

Purchase Ledger Clerk (Maternity Cover)

Location: Ormskirk                        
Salary: £20,989 to £22,876 per annum                                        
Fixed Term                    
Post Type: Full Time                
Closing Date: Friday 06 April 2018                      
Interview Date: Friday 20 April 2018              
Reference:      EHA0087            

Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.

About You

Flexible, reliable and solution-focussed, you will make a significant contribution to the work of the team, helping to ensure that the best purchase ledger service possible is provided to our customers. Using your initiative, you will respond positively to new situations and demonstrate a resilient mind set in a changing environment.

To be successful you will have excellent data entry skills along with the ability to pay attention to detail and prioritise your workload effectively, whilst maintaining a high standard. Your excellent interpersonal and communications skills will enable you to build highly effective working relationships whilst your willingness to contribute towards continual development and enhancements will ensure that you quickly establish yourself as a key member of our friendly and supportive team.

About the Role

This post is part of the Purchase Ledger Team, which provides a high quality, accurate and timely payments function in accordance with all statutory, legislative and contractual obligations. The service is set within the busy Finance Office, which provides full financial services to the University.

This role provides an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to join a professional and friendly team.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health  wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means as well as opportunities to attend interactive sessions like Presenting with impact or Preparing for progression  success, you are able to have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more.

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

A great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year  Times Higher Education.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

The Times Higher University of the Year award celebrated our distinct role in transforming lives  reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact:
Colette Riley, Expenditure Manager at Colette.Riley@edgehill.ac.uk.