Purchase Ledger Lead
Rutherford Cross
August 3, 2022
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Job Type
- Glasgow
Financial Services
Financial and Statutory Accounting


Rutherford Cross is working with a forward-thinking and innovative business based in Glasgow to appoint a Purchase Ledger Lead. This role is the result of a period of sustained high growth and will be leading global purchase ledger activities. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller you will be responsible for two direct reports and managing a multinational, multi-currency ledger.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Invoice processing
  • Reconciliation of delivery notes to invoices received and purchase orders
  • Ensuring postings are made accurately and in a timely manner, working closely with the management accounts team to provide quality management information
  • Responsibility for setting up supplier accounts and maintaining existing account details within the purchase ledger
  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements
  • Processing business expenses, ensuring expense policies are adhered to and have the correct coding
  • Providing forecasts of payment runs
  • Analysing purchases by type and categories

The ideal candidate will have a breadth of purchase ledger experience at a multinational level, including establishing a purchase order process. As this role will have 2 direct reports the candidate must also possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, good teamwork skills and self-discipline. The role will be working with a range of IT packages so IT literacy is a must

On offer is the chance to join a growing team with a strong likelihood that the role and the team will expand significantly over time, allowing for greater career growth and development. The role is based in North Glasgow and is offering a salary of up to £32,000. If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Eilidh Graham on [email protected]

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